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Old 01-18-2006, 09:46 PM   #1
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LXer: Canadian election candidate takes stand for FOSS


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Free and open source software (FOSS) is not a major issue in the Canadian election scheduled for January 23. None of the major political parties -- the Liberals, Conservatives, New Democratic Party (NDP), or Bloc Québécois -- has taken a position on FOSS. The only candidate for a major party who is openly advocating FOSS is Mathieu Allard, the young NDP candidate for the Francophone riding of Saint Boniface in Manitoba. Recently, I talked to him about his advocacy and the role that FOSS plays in his campaign.

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Old 01-19-2006, 02:50 AM   #2
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Sweet. Guess I'm voting for NDP this time, rather than throwing it away on Green.
 
  


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