Sep 082018

RECENT POSTINGS, FOR YOUR SELECTION   2018-09-14    UPDATE to Leakers and Publishers: Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning, Arjen Kamphuis, Net neutrality – – – – – – – – – Oil’s Deep State Kevin Taft‘s new book 2017-10   Book, Oil’s Deep State, How the petroleum industry undermines democracy and stops action on global warming – in […]

Mar 212018   Does Environment Minister McKenna KNOW that Natural Resources Minister Carr is pushing nuclear energy in the climate talks, May, Copenhagen?   My letter to Catherine McKenna.   2018-03-14   Offshore drilling too risky for U.S. Eastern Seaboard, but not for Canada?   Chronicle Herald.   (Minister McKenna approved BP to drill up to 7 exploratory wells off […]

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 162018

iPolitics author, Michael Harris,  makes abundantly clear that Canadian sovereignty is on the line. Tearing up NAFTA? Please start with Chapter 11   (re Bilcon’s $500 million claim against Canadians)   Michael reinforces, with a specific case, what millions of protesters are saying.   Coincidentally, that is the point of the summary in: 2018-02-13  About Summits. Cost, […]