Posts tagged Right-wing populism v/s Right-minded policy
Right-Wing Populism versus Right-Minded Policy

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Mayor Rob Ford of Toronto, supposedly elected by a mandate to cut costs, has tried to infuse his ideologically right-wing politics and thinking into the process. Affecting the livelihood of thousands, he has cut back on services, jobs & several amenities that the GTA considers vital. But the latest move, where Mayor Ford is signalling his intention of scrapping Toronto’s five-cent plastic-bag ‘’tax’’ by the end of this year, proves to be irresponsible. It would not only hurt the city, but our surrounding environs as well.

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