Jan 202018
 

This is about flu shots (vaccines).   The Broken Brain series (functional medicine) is also about vaccines (not solely, of course). With many thanks to Janet M.    I watched videos at the two links she sent, Wendy Mesley from CBC that turned out to be from 2012.  It’s still valid and worthwhile – – I don’t […]

Jan 202018
 

NOTE 1:  Many of you know Joyce Nelson from her book, “Beyond Banksters“.   Put “Joyce” into the search button on this blog (upper right corner) for more of her work. NOTE 2:   2018-01-15   Input to Govt: How can the Criminal Justice system be changed to better suit Canadians?    (Thanks to Janet E for making the […]

Jan 202018
 

To maintain my calm and good nature (ha ha!),  I wrote after listening to  – – – (CBC, The House)   Montreal NAFTA talks could signal beginning of the end    (9 minutes) RELATED POSTINGS: 2017-11-01   NZ joins the trend for countries to say no to ISDS (NAFTA and other trade deals) 2017-07-28    A monster payday in […]

Jan 192018
 

I want most urgently to circulate and encourage: ***   The deadline for participation in “transformation” of the Criminal Justice System, has been extended to January 31st.  ***   Please help spread the word.  There are a number of ways to participate, besides making a submission.  Go to  justicetransformation.ca.   I am hoping to find some excitingly […]

Jan 192018
 

Microbes Help Produce Serotonin in Gut Although serotonin is well known as a brain neurotransmitter, it is estimated that 90 percent of the body’s serotonin is made in the digestive tract. In fact, altered levels of this peripheral serotonin have been linked to diseases such as irritable bowel syndrome, cardiovascular disease, and osteoporosis. New research […]

Jan 192018
 
TED Talk  Pico Iyer

https://www.ted.com/talks/pico_iyer_the_art_of_stillness The place that travel writer Pico Iyer would most like to go? Nowhere. In a counterintuitive and lyrical meditation, Iyer takes a look at the incredible insight that comes with taking time for stillness. In our world of constant movement and distraction, he teases out strategies we all can use to take back a […]

Jan 182018
 
2018-01-18   'Insanity' to allow nuclear waste storage  near Ottawa River, Indigenous groups say  CBC News

  Canadian Nuclear Laboratories facility in Chalk River, Ontario, could be up and running in 2020 Julie Ireton http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/chalk-river-nuclear-waste-indigenous-1.4492937  (There’s a 41 second video clip at the URL) Indigenous groups don’t want permanent nuclear waste site near river Indigenous groups say a plan to store nuclear waste near the Ottawa River in eastern Ontario is “insanity” and want […]

Jan 162018
 

The response below from the Government is in reply to my submission: 2018-01-15   Input to Govt: How can the Criminal Justice system be changed to better suit Canadians? IMPORTANT:   the deadline for submissions has been extended, to January 31st. ALSO:   I recommend the short video at  justicetransformation.ca  I plan to participate beyond what I […]

Jan 152018
 

IMPORTANT:   the deadline for participation has been extended to January 31, 2018,  see  Reply to my input to “How can the Criminal Justice system be changed to better suit Canadians?   TO:    CJSR_RSJP@justice.gc.ca I answer your question with this input:  DROP THE PRETENSES.  A pretense tries to make something that is not the case appear […]

Jan 152018
 
2014-04-30    Why Only One Top Banker Went to Jail for the Financial Crisis, NY Times Magazine

https://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/04/magazine/only-one-top-banker-jail-financial-crisis.html  By JESSE EISINGER (INSERT:  Eisinger is an investigative business reporter with ProPublica. He shared a Pulitzer Prize for a series of stories on questionable Wall Street practices that led to the financial crisis.  Eisinger was interviewed in July 2017 on U.S. National Public Radio.  I posted a couple of excerpts from that interview at   […]