Conservatives place themselves on the union boards with national services CBC, VIA Rail, and Canada Post. This gives the conservative government the ability to veto union agreements in an unprecedented power grab.
Read more from the Globe and Mail: Harper Tightening the Reins on CBC, Via Rail and Canada PostApril 25, 2013
Canadians may be jailed for 12 months without charge under Stephen Harper's new Orwellian anti-terrorism bill.
Read more from the CBC: 8 Things to Know About the New Anti-Terrorism Bill