Humans vs Harper is proud to introduce our Medal of Irony, an occasional award to recognize some of the fine folks in the federal government. We notice they regularly find themselves in the awkward position of saying one thing and doing another, yet carry it off with nonchalance and aplomb.
Our first Medal of Irony goes to Pierre Poilievre, Minister for Democratic Reform, who is responsible for the National Capital Commission (NCC). He has just stacked the NCC Board with Conservative party supporters to ensure that all decisions about the notoriously unpopular Memorial to Victims of Communism will be decisions the PMO wants. Continue reading