Feb 272018

2018-02-27  Live-streaming tomorrow, Jury reform in Canada, Prof Kent Roach, Wednesday Feb 28, 1pm CST Thanks to Jim Pulfer for the alert. 2018-02-23 CORRECTION, Vaccines: It is Legislated – – vaccines are NOT mandatory anywhere in Canada. Geez!  I hate to put out incorrect information.  Many thanks to Angela B and Janet M for setting […]

Feb 222018

re NAFTA:  It’s looking as though the Government is going to give up its insistence on keeping the ISDS clauses.   Hallelujah!  That will be a large win.   Maybe I will post something, AFTER knowing for certain.   (I am chagrined that (as I understand), the about-face is characterized as a concession to the demands of the […]

Feb 222018

A father (and mother) from Wetaskwin, AB were very angry when their son was vaccinated for HPV without parental consent. Question re legislated mandatory vaccination schedules or the child cannot attend school (California, some other US states, Ontario, Alberta, add New Brunswick (?)): are parents still required to sign a parental consent form, or does […]

Feb 162018

An important update on the Bilcon NAFTA Chapter 11 case arrived, after I started sending the list below, in an email. I can’t pull back and update what I already sent, alas.    Emailing out a link to a list offers more flexibility! – – – – – – – – – – – – – […]

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
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 152018
2017-07-11  (USA)   Is The Justice Department Shying Away From Prosecuting Corporations? NPR interview, author Jesse Eisinger

RELATED:       2014-04-30    Why Only One Top Banker Went to Jail for the Financial Crisis, NY Times Magazine Heard on Fresh Air,  NPR ProPublica reporter Jesse Eisinger says that the government undermines the notion of equity and fails to deter crime when it allows large corporations to settle lawsuits by paying fines.     Eisinger’s […]

May 252017

Banksters: Index COMER — Committee on Monetary and Economic Reform  EST. 1986 There are powerful statements in this Report,  especially under ‘The Citizens” and “Relevant Quotations“,  as well as other, important, empowering information.   I am extremely grateful to the members of COMER. http://www.comer.org/content/Appeal2.htm   Report of an Appeal of an August 2013 Interim Order in the Lawsuit Respecting […]

Mar 072017

REFERENCE:   (26 minutes, March 6, 2017)   How race for rubella vaccine can be instrumental in conquering Zika virus   Podcast:    http://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/the-current/segment/11906469     TO CBC, The Current: (submitted by clicking on  http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/contact )   SUGGESTION:   re vaccines –  open-minded research. –  Add what the CDC whistleblower revealed (the recordings of his disclosures are available as of January February 2017, or […]

Mar 062017

(CPPIB = Canada Pension Plan Investment Board) Allan forwarded the letter below from Friends of the Earth, Canada (FOE). I did the action item, a link that takes you to an email you can submit to the CEO of the CPPIB.   (easy) In the past we’ve contacted the CPPIB about where they are investing our […]