Monthly Archives: November 2016

The Social Media Risks for Academics

I attended the Canadian Association of University Teacher’s Council over the weekend and one of the take aways for me is just how risky it is for academics to maintain a social media presence. University administrators are willing to use … Continue reading

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‘Extreme surveillance’ becomes UK law: look out Canada

This is why the people of Canada have to be very vigilant about the increasing securitization of Canada ‘Extreme surveillance’ becomes UK law with barely a whimper https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/19/extreme-surveillance-becomes-uk-law-with-barely-a-whimper Investigatory Powers Act legalises range of tools for snooping and hacking by … Continue reading

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The Canadian mining industry is evil.

The Cdn mining industry is evil. It goes about the  poisoning the world and killing local protesters who expose them. It has exploited Aboriginal lands and peoples and left pollution in its wake that it refuses to clean up thereby … Continue reading

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Two-Tiered justice but not the way white racists see it

And white racists in Canada say there is a two-tiered justice system that protects inidgenous people while persecuting whites. There is a two-tired justice system that has existed for centuries in Canada, one where police get off without penalty for … Continue reading

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Filtering the Election

http://medialens.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=832:filtering-the-election&catid=54:alerts-2016&Itemid=248 Filtering The Election IN ALERTS 2016 POST 18 NOVEMBER 2016 LAST UPDATED ON 18 NOVEMBER 2016 BY EDITOR HITS: 78 Introduction When the likes of Saddam Hussein, Muammar Gaddafi, Bashar Assad, and now Donald Trump, are declared the latest … Continue reading

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Trump andAnthropology

Whether you like Max’s views or not he at least attempts to break through the political somnambulance that exists in social science. He certainly skewers American Anthropology for a host of heads-in-sand or more correctly heads-up-asses. He warns Cdn Anthropology … Continue reading

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Canadian values equal white privilege

Recently there have been a number of articles in major news media opining upon the search for Cdn values particularly in the context of anti-immigration. The usual liberalist values of equality, freedom, multiculturalism, peacekeeping (back in vogue once again) and, … Continue reading

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