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One Year On: A Mixtape For The Harper Government’s Majority
April 30, 2012
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It was one year ago this week that Stephen Harper led his Conservative government to a majority.

For the Canadian public and our government, spending one year together is a big deal. And what better way to celebrate a special anniversary than with a carefully curated mixtape? So here are 16 songs, mostly from the classic early- to mid-80s mixtape era, to remember our first year by:

Side A - Hits

Everybody Wants To Rule The World - Tears For Fears

Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor

My Prerogative - Bobby Brown

Right Here Right Now - Jesus Jones

Let's Dance - Bowie

Can't Touch This - MC Hammer

Control - Janet Jackson

Father Figure - George Michael

Side B - Misses

Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel

Mysterious Ways - U2

I've Never Been To Me - Charlene

Bizarre Love Triangle - New Order

In A Big Country - Big Country

Beds Are Burning -Midnight Oil

Private Eyes - Hall & Oates

Don't Stand So Close To Me - The Police

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