Jul 302017
 

From Dr. Gordon Edwards,   Dear Friends and Colleagues:   The site of the Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories and the nearby Canadian military base, Camp Petawawa, are situated on the traditional territory of the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan. The management of Chalk River Laboratories is now in the hands of a consortium of profit-oriented multinational corporations […]

Jul 292017
 
2017-07-28  How an Ontario mom fended off a $120K libel lawsuit over her Facebook posts,  CBC

http://www.cbc.ca/1.4175496 RELATED POSTINGS: 2016-07-29 ‘What law am I breaking?’ How a Facebook troll came undone 2015-09-30 Cyberbullying, an issue of free speech. Salman Rushdie, a guiding light.  2015-09-24 Urgent action needed to combat online (“cyber”) violence against women and girls, UN report Katie Mohammed has been awarded $7,500 in damages under Ontario’s anti-SLAPP laws. (Katie […]

Jul 182017
 
2005-07-18   NAFTA  "The sheer fact that Brian Mulroney went from being a Canadian prime minister to the most prominent director of Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) should never be lost o­n the investigation. . . .

The Mulroney Government approved the sale of Ogilvie Mills, the last independent milling company in Canada to ADM after they passed NAFTA: “The sheer fact that Brian Mulroney went from being a Canadian prime minister to the most prominent director of Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) should never be lost o­n the investigation. . . . […]

Jul 182017
 

Executive Profile* M. Brian Mulroney P.C., C.C., LL.D Founding Partner and Special Advisor,Teilhard Technologies Inc. Age Total Calculated Compensation This person is connected to 79 board members in 8 different organizations across 17 different industries. See Board Relationships 78 — Background* Hon. M. Brian Mulroney, P.C., C.C., LL.D serves as Senior Partner and International Business […]

Jul 182017
 
2017-07-18  NAFTA,  Brian Mulroney, founding partner and special advisor to Teilhard Technologies Inc.  BOARD MEMBER AFFILIATES.

https://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/private/relationship.asp?personId=106861 July 18, 2017 5:15 PM ET Software Company Overview of Teilhard Technologies Inc. Snapshot People OverviewBoard MembersCommittees BOARD MEMBERS AFFILIATED WITH M. Brian Mulroney P.C., C.C., LL.D* M. Brian Mulroney P.C., C.C., LL.D Founding Partner and Special Advisor 79 79 Age Total Annual Compensation 77 — Gerard M. Murphy The Blackstone Group International Partners […]

Jul 182017
 
2017-07-18   NAFTA   Mulroney "most connected to" Stephen Allen Schwarzman, Co-founder, Chair & CEO of Blackstone Group, compensation $47,000,000.

https://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/people/person.asp?personId=65024&privcapId=671980 blackstone group lp/the (BX:New York) Executive Profile* Stephen Allen Schwarzman Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,The Blackstone Group L.P. Age Total Calculated Compensation This person is connected to 505 board members in 10 different organizations across 6 different industries. See Board Relationships 70 $46,968,924 As of Fiscal Year 2016 Background* Mr. Stephen Allen Schwarzman, […]

Jul 172017
 

http://ca.reuters.com/article/topNews/idCAKBN187235-OCATP   by David Ljunggren   OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada’s senior negotiator at talks to renew NAFTA will be the official who worked for years to push through a major free trade deal with Europe, two sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.   Steve Verheul faces another challenge as he deals with the […]

Jul 092017
 
2017-07-07  What if Omar Khadr isn’t guilty?   National Observer

http://www.nationalobserver.com/2017/07/07/opinion/what-if-omar-khadr-isnt-guilty By Sandy Garossino in Opinion, Politics | July 7th 2017 Omar Khadr (right) speaks with his lawyer Dennis Edney in Edmonton on May 7, 2015. File photo by The Canadian Press Editor’s Note: This story contains images some readers may find disturbing.   The controversy surrounding Omar Khadr’s reported $10.5-million settlement for Ottawa’s complicity in his oppressive […]