Even if it is now a neoConservative Canada, how dare our new Defence Minister - former lobbyist and full on supporter for the growth of the canadian military industrial economy for private profit - subvert my right to proper representation and suggest that a vote is not necessary?
Recent opinion polls have suggested public support for the mission is low, but Defence Minister Gordon O'Connor has said the mission is vital. He rejected the idea of a vote in Parliament over whether to continue the mission.
full article (inserted link 02 03 06)
Excuse me, but Canadians do not want to participate in this war.
A vote MUST be had if we're to continue to play along with the notion that we are represented by our elected officials.
Contact your MP today and demand a parliamentary vote to determine whether Canada has a mandate for war!
using your postal code
by the name of your Member of Parliament
(the conservatives apparently don't think you need to contact them all yet - mine's not even updated with any contact info yet. Oh boy will they enjoy my call)