Thursday, September 16

Liberals

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Liberals keep underestimating right-wing politics because they ignore the vast, influential propaganda machine driving popular conservative ideology

Conservative radio host Mark Levin's "American Marxism" has been the #1 non-fiction bestseller for 6 weeks. Books like this might seem laughable to those on the left, but we need to pay attention. There's a massive and growing conservative culture industry that has a significant impact. PE Moskowitz is an author, runs Mental Hellth, a newsletter about capitalism and psychology, and is a contributing opinion writer for Insider. This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of the author. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
FP Comment, Jack Mintz, Liberals

Jack M. Mintz: Warning! Liberal spending blitz ahead

Article content continuedBut the price tag for climate-change policies pales in comparison to possible new social spending on health care and income security. Facing their own yawning deficits, the provinces are expecting more federal transfers for health care, which takes up half their budgets. The Liberals promised during the 2019 election to bring in national Pharmacare. Some provinces may support it if they can offload their program expenses on Ottawa, while others, most notably Quebec, will reject federal intrusion but claim compensation. Given our recent experience with COVID deaths in nursing homes, the Liberals are also expected to promote a cost-sharing program for long-term care. For years, the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association has raised concerns about funding lo...