Examine the rationale Singh and May use to gain votes.
Take another look at the narrative progressive supporters are using to argue the merits of a Green or NDP vote. It’s exactly the same strategy.
Don’t ask yourself if what you believe and value is valid. Ask yourself why you’re so angry about defending it. Ask why your desire for climate action is so strong and your level of fear of catastrophe is so high.
Liberal support for oil industry?
Scandal and crime?
Immigration and asylum seekers?
Feminism & JWR?
Progressives are being provoked into questioning their morals, ethics, beliefs & values to elicit an extreme emotional response.
It’s a false choice. They all do. Look at the platforms of all progressive political parties in Canada. They are all practically identical.
60% of Canadians want the same policies.
Manipulation of our emotions divides us into tribal entrenchment.
That is the strategy being used by the far right to win a majority government.
The far right don’t represent a majority of the popular vote. At most, fear mongering will give them 35-40%. Including centre right who are fooled by Scheer’s reassurances.
All progressives are on the same side. We all want the same actions. So why are we divided?
It’s an addictive and alluring drug.
They both seek to increase their personal power.
The leadership of both Greens and NDP, through their own attacks, give implicit permission to malign a progressive PM who represents almost everything they claim to support; progressive values.
Greens and NDP are sailing a rudderless ship that will ensure a CPC majority.
Please watch it. It’s short and quite informative.
It describes awareness. This is the first step to critical thinking.