Monthly Archives: August 2016

Do not stand for the Canadian Anthem

I have not stood for a national anthem in 40 years. People get so pissed all around me at sporting events or where ever we are expected to show our fealty. Not a lot of critical thinking going on when … Continue reading

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Provoking Nuclear War by Media

Provoking Nuclear War by Media by JOHN PILGER The exoneration of a man accused of the worst of crimes, genocide, made no headlines. Neither the BBC nor CNN covered it. The Guardian allowed a brief commentary. Such a rare official … Continue reading

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FearMongering to benefit war industries

Here is an an article which points to how Western governments and their corporate owners are ramping up the fear of Russian military aggression in order to create healthy bottom lines for the war industries. Canada is involved in this … Continue reading

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De-bunking Neo-liberal market claims

This is a fine article that debunks 5 of the major right wing neo-liberal claims about the market and its role in society.   AUGUST 23, 2016 Wall Street’s Latest Public Sector Rip-Off: Five Myths About Pay for Success by … Continue reading

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Canada’s military provocation of Russia

If there’s no Russian threat to the Baltics, why are Canada’s soldiers there again? BY DAVID J. CLIMENHAGA | AUGUST 22, 2016 http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/djclimenhaga/2016/08/if-theres-no-russian-threat-to-baltics-why-are-canadas-soldiers-   Print Write to editor Support rabble If there’s no Russian threat to the Baltics, what is … Continue reading

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Trudeau II continues to ignore the issues

So Trudeau II attends a Pride parade and a Hip show. All very easy feel-good things to do that look great for the camera. So what about the Site C decision? No cute leading the parade shirt off moments there … Continue reading

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Olymdic Off

As I have said before the Olymdics are about pacifying us all so we do not pay attention to real community issues. I know most of you think I am a killjoy. In any case it is really diffiicult to … Continue reading

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