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Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s response to rising gas prices last month wasn’t his finest moment. "Get used to it," he said.

     There are two problems with this response. First: It was chillingly insensitive to the impact high gas prices are having on Canadians. Secondly: Harper failed to offer any comprehensive plan to deal with high gas prices (and more broadly with the environmental crisis itself).


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