‘Dog-whistle’ politics vs. ‘Dog-whistle’ economics: A plea to the identity politics police

The #1 issue of the economic debate seems to be Stephen Harper’s mention of “old-stock Canadians.” As somebody who came to this country as a refugee, this issue is particularly important to me. Slip-up or strategy, it is still the politics of division–and that’s always a dangerous play. However, is this really what we should be most […]

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