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

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Of chills and shills

My Councillor at work repping those he truly serves.

Friday, January 2, 2015

I spit on your grave

We've become accustomed to the Conservatives plumbing new depths of depravity, yet on occasion they manage to shock.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Democracy be damned

"They say they told Olivier if he remained a good Liberal,..."

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Canada's Torture Inc.

Every hour of every day in Canada mentally ill inmates are gleefully subjected to what the UN  considers torture


Industry Minister James Moore appearing on CTV's Question period this am had a slight slip of the tongue

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Dear Lord

Thank you for delivering unto me this most excellent photo op

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Now is not the time....

That is the constant refrain those of us who are asking questions and raising red flags over government policy....

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Of exclusion and political debate

While many disagree, to me D!onne Renee's brash move to crash the stage was a thing of beauty.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Torture and Canada's Colonial Legacy

Far too many Canadians are blind to our colonial past, many willfully so, but nothing demonstrates our colonial legacy as the residential school system does.

Sunday, September 7, 2014

When the truth is considered a "gaffe"

Much has been made of the Harper Government's use of provocateurs to get opposition pols to disclose their true feelings on the issues.

Sunday, August 31, 2014


As I enjoy this Labour Day weekend I find my self reflecting on why I've become so strongly pro union.