On Wednesday, February 24, Liberal MPs joined Conservatives and the Bloc Quebecois in almost unanimously voting down Bill C-213 — a private member’s bill from NDP MP Peter Julian that promised to set the legal framework for a national pharmacare system.
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The pandemic has shown us that our society doesn’t provide for everyone — instead, billionaires got richer, while many of us struggled to pay our bills.  It’s why support is soaring for Basic Income — a bold, common sense solution that would ensure everyone can afford their basic needs, like putting food on the table and a safe place to call home.
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Tell Transport Minister Omar Alghabra and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to cancel the Elbit contract now!
Canada’s Transportation Ministry recently approved a $36.16 million dollar contract for drone technology from Elbit Systems, Israel’s largest weapons company. The money will purchase a “civilian” version of Elbit’s lethal military drone, the same one which was used to kill civilians during Israel’s assault on Gaza in 2014. Through this purchase, Canada directly supports the profits of a weapons company responsible for ongoing human rights violations against Palestinians.
A nuclear weapons detonation could result in a humanitarian catastrophe so immense that it is impossible to comprehend. The direct effects would be far worse than any pandemic as there is no known meaningful medical response. A nuclear winter could be triggered causing widespread famine throughout the world.