Monthly Archives: September 2016

Trudeau II is Harper I

A lot of folks were so happy to see Harper go when they voted for Trudeau II. I warned you all that the Libs are the very same as Harper’s Cons save that the Libs have a smiling cute boy … Continue reading

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Six Ways to Unsettle Colleagues and Irritate Administrators

Here is what a pal of mine says about this very fine article: In that, universities simply reflect the broader society, in which a wealthy class of rentiers, disconnected from the increasingly impoverished working class, use their political power (most … Continue reading

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Confronting the Tyranny of the Free Market

Published on Thursday, September 15, 2016 by Common Dreams Empire’s Religion: Arundhati Roy Confronts the Tyranny of the Free Market by Jake Johnson  http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/09/15/empires-religion-arundhati-roy-confronts-tyranny-free-market?utm_campaign=shareaholic&utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=socialnetwork 24 Comments ‘Whether she is writing of Kashmir or of the Palestinians, of American foreign policy … Continue reading

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How Free trade screws us all

Trade deals’ investor-state provisions: A sub-criminal conspiracy? https://murraydobbin.ca/2016/09/16/trade-deals-investor-state-provisions-a-sub-criminal-conspiracy/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+MurrayDobbin+%28Murray+Dobbin%27s+Blog%29 Posted on September 16, 2016 by murraydobbin There is a glaring disconnect in the world between economic growth, and trade and investment agreements. At the same time that Canada and other countries are … Continue reading

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We’d never kill an albatross or gorilla: but we let others do it on our behalf

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/sep/14/extinction-let-others-kill-albatross-gorilla-whale-shark-conumerism?CMP=share_btn_fb We’d never kill an albatross or gorilla: but we let others do it on our behalf George Monbiot From elephants and albatrosses to coral reefs, extinction is the bycatch of consumerism: we assert the right to consume, and ignore … Continue reading

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Britain’s Complicity In Saudi Arabia’s Terror Campaign Against Yemen

Menwith Menace: Britain’s Complicity In Saudi Arabia’s Terror Campaign Against Yemen IN ALERTS 2016 POST 13 SEPTEMBER 2016 LAST UPDATED ON 13 SEPTEMBER 2016 BY EDITOR HITS: 105 The ‘mainstream’ Western media is, almost by definition, the last place to … Continue reading

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Why Justin Trudeau is a menace

Canadians need to read this expose of Trudeau II https://www.jacobinmag.com/2016/09/justin-trudeau-unions-environment-arms-saudi-arabia/

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