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About flexosaurus

I am an anthropologist and Associate Professor who loves to play guitar and comment on social injustice in whatever form it may take

Market-fundamentalist newspaper owners primed for infusion of taxpayer cash

And this http://www.rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/alberta-diary/2018/01/market-fundamentalist-newspaper-owners-primed-infusion-taxpayer Advertisements

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Chief Wahoo, but….

Chief Wahoo: At least I can show a tiny bit of progress in the mascots section of my Anth of Sport course. Now they have to get rid of all the tomahawk chops in Atlanta and Kansas City while renaming … Continue reading

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Small dogs and men

The ridicule of small dogs by some men is part of their whole male insecurity and the need to perform their manhood in acceptable ways for other men. If, like their cars, a dog is not big and mean looking … Continue reading

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Corporate power killed whatever tiny amount of democracy that might have existed

Same in Canada “Corporate Power and the US Empire killed American democracy while political cowardice and propaganda have us looking for other perpetrators. No it’s not the Russians. Its our own history, culture and political system.” https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/12/06/how-corporate-power-killed-democracy/

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Here are the people who rule Canada

Here are your rulers: (a few years old now but not much changes here.)   Figure 8 List of the Wealthy 86 By Year (Derived From Canadian Business Magazine) Rank 2012 2005 1999 1 Thomson family KENNETH THOMSON AND FAMILY  KENNETH … Continue reading

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Oligarchy in Canada: A Report

You might want to have a read of this report. Her is a quote from it:   “The level of wealth inequality in Canada has reached such extremes that in 2012, according to figures derived from Canadian Business magazine, the … Continue reading

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The Canadian Oilgarchy and why Democracy is a Farce in Canada

I know I go on about Canada’s oligarchy and how democracy is a farce because of it but have a look at this article. Of course it is decrying the “decline” of the Desmarais but when you look into the … Continue reading

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