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Charlie Angus's blog
Charlie Angus is the Member of Parliament for Timmins-James Bay.
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog March 19 Charlie Angus | You don't ignore a mandate from the Supreme Court. But that seems to be the initial response from the Conservative government on assisted suicide.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog November 28 Charlie Angus | We continue to see Aboriginal students falling behind and giving up. They aren't the failures. The failure lies with the policies of this federal government.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog December 30 Charlie Angus | Working on the musical-historical project Four Horses, Charlie Angus came across a dark chapter in Canadian history, and discovered a civil servant who tried to do the right thing.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog December 13 Charlie Angus | John A. MacDonald might be revered in Canada's history books, but he used starvation and violence to deliberately break western Indigenous Nations. Angus's anthem "Four Horses" tells this story.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog October 29 Charlie Angus | Why would the Conservative government undermine the work of the TRC? How is it possible that in 2013, the Federal government would prefer to cover up abuse against aboriginal children?|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog August 20 Charlie Angus | In an open letter to Pierre Poilievre, NDP MP Charlie Angus asks the new Minister for Democratic Reform to undertake a review of Senator requirements and make the Red Chamber accountable again.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog August 9 Charlie Angus | NDP MP Charlie Angus writes an open letter to the Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt over the federal government's obligation to fund the legal proceedings of Residential School survivors.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog July 17 Charlie Angus | Canadians have taken impressive steps against cyber-bullying -- but not when it comes to First Nations. We need to do more to clean up the racism and toxicity in cyberspace.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog December 25 Charlie Angus | Chief Theresa Spence has put her life on the line. This is not a game. This is not a stunt. Every day that Mr. Harper tries to wait out the crisis, the stakes rise higher.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog December 3 Charlie Angus | The notorious online "snooping" bill, C-30, looks like it may be coming back for round two. It would allow police to gather telecommunications service provider (TSP) subscriber data without warrants.|
|Blog - Charlie Angus's blog August 31 Charlie Angus | On September 28th, the McGuinty Liberals are planning on silencing the whistle of the Northlander passenger train once and for all.|