May 082021
 

Received in reply to the last email I sent out,  2021-03-26  (copy APPENDED): Sandra, I am appalled to see this message.  You are potentially contributing to pandemic harm by invoking vaccine harms, in a context in which (my City) has the largest covid variant spike in the country.  This is not evidence of critical thinking […]

May 072021
 

A uniting force for Mothers, the original Mother’s Day Proclamation  (below) But start with: Two Excerpts from Kent Nerburn’s Neither Wolf Nor Dog, sub-title “On Forgotten Roads . . . ”. Page 248, mid-para 3: (Young woman, Dannie speaking to Nerburn) See, the men like my grandpa Dan, they are still fighting.  You’re helping them […]

Apr 202021
 

by Stefania Maurizi In an in-depth interview with Il Fatto Quotidiano, Nils Melzer discusses his investigation on the WikiLeaks founder, which has made him speak out as a whistleblower and raise an alarm on this case and its implications: “We have already created a parallel world of secret services that controls everything”. Melzer is right […]

Apr 192021
 

In reply to an article,   Sandra Finley wrote: Hi, Re:  opposes nuclear power as a “solution” to the climate crisis, and also calls attention to the elephant in the room — the role of militarism, including nuclear weapons — in its very significant contribution to the climate crisis. Just before opening your “Vets4Peace” I commented […]

Mar 042021
 

Jack’s request for advice is appended. Reply From: Sandra Finley Sent: March 4, 2021 Subject: re Labor Force Survey  and  upcoming Census Hi Jack, When StatsCan reels in a live fish, they don’t like to let it go.   Unfortunately. They don’t appear to evaluate the effectiveness of what they’re doing, or the quality of the […]

Feb 142021
 

Derek writes: This really bothers me….I see it as a slithery ploy by Trudeau and Freeland to finally allow bulk sale of fresh water to the States under some mumble mouthed phrase that will be interpreted by “an independent Tribunal of corporate CEOs”. If you have any way of supporting Sandra Finley please do.  (simply […]

Feb 112021
 

The Unlikeliest Pandemic Success Story How did a tiny, poor nation manage to suffer only one death from the coronavirus? Story by Madeline Drexler FEBRUARY 10, 2021 https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2021/02/coronavirus-pandemic-bhutan/617976/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=atlantic-daily-newsletter&utm_content=20210210&silverid-ref=MzQzOTU3ODQ3MzAyS0   On january 7, a 34-year-old man who had been admitted to a hospital in Bhutan’s capital, Thimphu, with preexisting liver and kidney problems died of COVID-19. […]

Feb 062021
 

Honourable Chrystia Freeland and Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, RE:  Request for “Pre-budget” input “Same old” won’t work. Your request for input is a component of a Communications Strategy. As long as you persist with the teachings of the MBA and other “business” strategies,  you are undermining democracy.   When you inhale your own gas, and […]

Jan 242021
 

QUESTION:  Can Water issues be used to help understand the difference between terms like Revolution, Coup, Insurrection, Insurgents, Counter-Insurgency, Up-rising? these are political terms, they are not legal or technical terms, they are used and abused in the media and used interchangeably .  I don’t think the meanings/distinctions are clear. In some situations the term […]