Stephen Harper's Conservative are the new Borg Collective ... "We are the Conservatives ... we are the Borg ... resistance is futile"
"We are the Borg. Lower your shields and surrender your ships. We will add your biological and technological distinctiveness to our own. Your culture will adapt to service us. Resistance is futile."
An early example of HDS was the widespread attribution by academics and journalists of a “hidden agenda” to Harper and his party.
- the Conservative government has drastically reduced funding to the CBC