HM PM Stephen "Il Douche" Harper gets bought off with another shiny, foil-wrapped chocolate trinket:
PM receives Saul Hayes Human Rights Award
Continues to defend human rights and oppose Anti-Semitism on the world stage
31 May 2009
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today received the Saul Hayes Human Rights Award from the Canadian Jewish Congress. This is the first time the award has been given to a serving Prime Minister.
And in short order, the
Goodyear questions Mideast forum funds
Science Minister draws ire of academics for intervening on controversial conference
Federal Science Minister Gary Goodyear is under fire from academics for asking the council that funds social science research in Canada to reconsider its support of a conference on the future of Israel and Palestine that will take place in Toronto later this month.
You expect sleazy kickbacks from this crowd but, Jesus, they can at least try to be subtle about it.