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Poll: On the Political and Ideological Leanings of CDC * New poll questions added! (57 member(s) have cast votes)

On the Canadian political spectrum, I see myself as...

  1. Left wing (12 votes [21.05%])

    Percentage of vote: 21.05%

  2. Center-left (22 votes [38.60%])

    Percentage of vote: 38.60%

  3. Centrist (9 votes [15.79%])

    Percentage of vote: 15.79%

  4. Center-right (10 votes [17.54%])

    Percentage of vote: 17.54%

  5. Right wing (4 votes [7.02%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.02%

Fiscally, I am...(note the non-capitalized nature of the answer choices)

  1. A liberal (33 votes [57.89%])

    Percentage of vote: 57.89%

  2. A conservative (24 votes [42.11%])

    Percentage of vote: 42.11%

Socially, I am...(again, note the non-capitalized nature of the answer choices)

  1. A liberal (46 votes [80.70%])

    Percentage of vote: 80.70%

  2. A conservative (11 votes [19.30%])

    Percentage of vote: 19.30%

I support, or agree with the following:

  1. A Woman's Right to Choose (29 votes [11.24%])

    Percentage of vote: 11.24%

  2. Certain restrictions on the abortion of non life-threatening pregnancies (8 votes [3.10%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.10%

  3. The Death Penalty (7 votes [2.71%])

    Percentage of vote: 2.71%

  4. Rehabilitation rather than retribution. (25 votes [9.69%])

    Percentage of vote: 9.69%

  5. Multiculturalism as entrenched in the Charter (20 votes [7.75%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.75%

  6. Immigrants should adjust and adapt to "Canadian" culture and customs. (15 votes [5.81%])

    Percentage of vote: 5.81%

  7. The legalization and free market regulation of Marijuana (24 votes [9.30%])

    Percentage of vote: 9.30%

  8. Tougher punishments for gangster criminals (25 votes [9.69%])

    Percentage of vote: 9.69%

  9. Tougher punishments for drug related crimes (8 votes [3.10%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.10%

  10. Canada has a "western" style culture with certain deep rooted Christian traditions. It should stay that way. (9 votes [3.49%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.49%

  11. "Happy holidays" is preferable to "Merry Christmas". (1 votes [0.39%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.39%

  12. It is immoral to perpetuate The Myth of Santa Claus to children ;) (1 votes [0.39%])

    Percentage of vote: 0.39%

  13. The Senate (if modified) has the potential to be a useful and influential upper chamber. (20 votes [7.75%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.75%

  14. The Senate is useless and should be abolished. (10 votes [3.88%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.88%

  15. Canada should maintain its ties to the British Monarchy (17 votes [6.59%])

    Percentage of vote: 6.59%

  16. Canada should become a Republic. (8 votes [3.10%])

    Percentage of vote: 3.10%

  17. Immigration is a good thing. (28 votes [10.85%])

    Percentage of vote: 10.85%

  18. Canada is too diverse ethnically to effectively promote a Canadian identity. (3 votes [1.16%])

    Percentage of vote: 1.16%

I support, or agree with the following foreign policies.

  1. The United States is Canada's closest and strongest ally. Maintaining our relationship is crucial. (19 votes [13.57%])

    Percentage of vote: 13.57%

  2. The US is a sinking ship, Canada should cultivate other avenues to protect our interests. (11 votes [7.86%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.86%

  3. Canada has a moral obligation to protect the citizens of another country from genocide. (23 votes [16.43%])

    Percentage of vote: 16.43%

  4. Canada should re-think the extent of its involvement in international affairs that do not concern itself. (15 votes [10.71%])

    Percentage of vote: 10.71%

  5. Canada should maintain its stance on Palestinian statehood. (2 votes [1.43%])

    Percentage of vote: 1.43%

  6. Canada should remain neutral and removed regarding ALL Middle Eastern affairs. (16 votes [11.43%])

    Percentage of vote: 11.43%

  7. Canada should do or support everything necessary to prevent Iran from building nukes. (10 votes [7.14%])

    Percentage of vote: 7.14%

  8. Canada's relations with Israel is too close for comfort. (17 votes [12.14%])

    Percentage of vote: 12.14%

  9. Canada needs to increase its military budget. (9 votes [6.43%])

    Percentage of vote: 6.43%

  10. Canada needs to maintain or decrease its military budget (18 votes [12.86%])

    Percentage of vote: 12.86%

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