I could go on and on about how much I detest the plans Stephen Harper has made in order to prevent people who would more likely than not vote for somebody else but him more difficult. And I could go on about how Pauline Marois’s gambit to make the PQ into a party of racists and bigots undoes all the political and cultural gains made by the peoples of Quebec since the beginning of the Cultural Revolution.
But nothing I can write will match the short eloquence of the Simple Massing Priest.
Read that entire blog post. Watch the video. Then get mad. Then get even — get yourself ready for a 2015 election which will decide, once and for all, whether Canadians will treat their government as a shopping mall to consume, or as a real community expressing the values and providing for the needs of all.