ISBN-10: 0143187058

ISBN-13: 9780143187059

ISBN-10: 0670067016

ISBN-13: 9780670067015

InParty of One,investigative journalist Michael Harris heavily examines the bulk executive of a first-rate minister primarily unchecked by means of the competition and empowered through the overall election victory of may possibly 2011. Harris appears to be like at Harper’s rules, instincts, and the customarily breathtaking hole among his acknowledged political rules and his practices.

Harris argues that Harper is greater than a grasp of controlling details: he's a profoundly anti-democratic determine. within the F-35 debacle, the government’s sin wasn’t in basic terms maintaining the evidence from Canadians, it used to be in inventing them. Harper himself supplied the major confabulations, and they're irrefutably (and unapologetically) at the public checklist from the final election. this is often not a question of partisan debate, yet a truth Canadians needs to interpret for what it could possibly signify.

Harris illustrates how Harper has made warfare on each self sufficient resource of knowledge in Canada on account that coming to power.Party of Oneis a few guy with a well-defined and becoming enemies record of these no longer sought after at the voyage: union individuals, scientists, diplomats, environmentalists, First countries peoples, and journalists.

Against the backdrop of a Conservative dedication to transparency and responsibility, Harris exposes the ultra-secrecy, non-compliance, and dismissiveness of this best minister. And with the Conservative majority in Parliament, the legislations is easy: what one guy, the PM, says, goes.

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