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Racism and ignorance are obviously alive and thriving in Canada today.

I can’t help feeling overwhelmed by it.  Saddened.  Discouraged.

But I have this doubt in my mind, based on stories that have surfaced over the last few years.  We all know that Stephen Harper is extremely controlling in his media appearances towards the (Post information age)Media and of his Cabinet and staff, as well as the Police, Military and other civil servants.

But what has happened to the comments pages of the mainstream media?  I refuse to believe that Canadians are overwhelmingly so ignorant of the truth as the recent commentary on the stories about Idle No More and Theresa Spence in particular.  Maybe I’m wrong, but I have this suspicion that the flame of racism is actually being fanned by contractors paid for with our tax dollars.  I’m not okay with that.

In an article from Nov. 2011, Andy Radia points out…

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