forums I figured I would also make something a bit more comprehensive. Since
I've wanted to start a blog for awhile now it works out well. Several things I'm
going to go over won't be any surprise to people. Others might be. Either way I
hope people will have a better idea who I am and where I stand on the
Some basic info:
I'm 25 years of age. I born and raised in Albert County, New Brunswick. I
have a degree from Mount Allison University. I'm a Baptist Christian although I
will attend what Christian churches are readily available to me.
> I'm of the school of thought that intellectual property laws can be
eliminated completely without harmful effect. However, I prefer this elimination
be done in stages with the party's policy of a 10 year copyright being a good
> Provided a basic income can be shown to be fiscally responsible I support it
as a replacement for current welfare programs.
> I am a strong supporter of openness, accountability & transparency in
government. OATs for short. :)
> Loosening party discipline and increasing MP independence are fundamental to
a healthy democracy, I feel.
> I feel the current policy document goes too far in messing with provincial
jurisdiction on some points. A prime example being the National Minimum Wage
policy which the courts declared unconstitutional in the 1930s.
> The blank media levy needs to disappear.
Political Beliefs Unrelated to the Party:
> I am a strong supporter of Canada's constitutional monarchy and believe it a
government form inherently superior to that of a republic.
> I believe that human life possesses boundless potential and that bringing an
end to that potential is among the worst things that can be done by an
individual or the state. As such I oppose murder, assisted suicide, the death
penalty, and abortion.
> As far as defence policy goes I'm in favour of an armed neutrality.