From the equality of rights springs identity of our highest interests; you cannot subvert your neighbor's rights without striking a dangerous blow at your own. Carl Schurz

Saturday, July 26, 2014

A fly in the ointment

The CBC is reporting of news out of Germany that the Germans are prepared to reject Harper's precious trade deal with the EU

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Plenty of cash to celebrate war yet...

Canada Day celebrations in London and NYC have been cancelled after the private sector firm the Conservatives farmed out responsibility for such events to failed to find new sponsors after Blackberry and Nexen ( yes that Nexen) pulled out.

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Michael Coren vile homophobe....Wait...WHAT

Not much surprises me these days, but Michael Coren's reversal on gay rights falls under the category of HOLY SHIT, didn't see that coming.

Monday, June 23, 2014

Sunday, June 15, 2014

The Punditocracy Not here for you

If there was ever any doubt, their reaction to the result of the Ontario election should erase it once and for all.

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Democracy, not worth the effort

That's the take away I get every time we hold an election.  People see elections as a costly waste of time, this is a mind set I just can't understand.

Sunday, June 8, 2014

The true culprit

Nearly everyone who isn't rich is hurting economically these days, has been so for decades.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

A Cynical and Dangerous Game part ll

I wrote a couple years ago in relation to Conservative tactics that creating enemies at home and abroad as a distraction is one of the oldest tricks in the book, enter the Temporary Foreign Workers Program

Sunday, May 18, 2014

A mutant system

For those of us opposed to neo-liberal corporate rights agreements, given how fervently they have been embraced by the media and political classes, there has been little hope of reversing the rush to sign ever more broad agreements such as CETA,TTIP and TPP.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Harper's end game in his assault on the Chief Justice

Chief Justice Beverley McLaughlin Is an honourable person who has a clear love for justice and the Supreme Court.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

and a psychic too?

We all know of Tommy Douglas' accomplishments but his psychic abilities? Here he is in 1978  predicting our fate today. We shoulda listened.