The Canadian social credit movement was a Canadian political movement originally based on the Social Credit theory of Major C. H. Douglas. Its supporters were colloquially known as Socreds in English and créditistes in French. It gained popularity and its own political party in the 1930s, as a result of the Great Depression.
... Other political parties have also promoted social credit principles, including John C ... Turmel's Christian Credit Party and Abolitionist Party of Canada, and the short-lived Canada Party ... The Global Party of Canada also appears to promote social credit economic policies ...
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