The Conservative government, rolling in billions, has announced cuts to programs to promote adult literacy, youth employment and social development. Programs eliminated totally including projects on medical marijuana and a courts challenge project. The Status of Women had its grant sharply reduced. Is that what most Canadians want – slashing programs that mostly help the disadvantaged while building up a huge surplus? It seems a curious way to advance social justice in this country.
With Billions in the Kitty should Harper be slashing social programs?
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