Category Archives: Education
Would the new measures taken by Raitt and the CPoC have provided timely information to Lac Megantic?
Today Lisa Raitt announced “This part isn’t about prevention,” Raitt told a news conference in Ottawa. “This part is about response and ensuring that communities have the information that they identify that they want to have.” and explained Wednesday’s order … Continue reading
A tale of two fall outs from drug use – If you are an 18 year old athlete you’re held accountable, if you are a Conservative Mayor then not so much.
I hear a lot about just how bad the young are today and just how much worse they are than the previous generations etc. I also hear a lot about how the modern right are all about personal responsibility and … Continue reading
I know, I know I was stunned too. But it seems like Sandy Crux is not too happy with anyone who perforates her little Stephen Harper adulation bubble. Apparently me questioning her use of the term “Elites” got her all … Continue reading
Okay so in wine country yesterday, our PM Stephen Harper said, “Now of course, I don’t, you know, I don’t drink alcohol, but I have lots of friends who do,” said Harper. And following in the footsteps of a long … Continue reading
Jason Kenney the real xenophobe, is an opportunist and a liar which is why immigrants must be wary of his “support” for immigration.
The accusation of being a liar is easily illustrated. He can remember being an aggressive and assertive opposition speaker, but not much about the content of what he said. His recent support for the Prime Minister and his running interference … Continue reading
Are the Harper Cons insisting nobody should be paid for any fundraising speeches for charity or education?
Won’t that mean that taxation will have to go up to cover the shortfall then? A case in point. In Alberta at a small college, their athletics department booked Wayne Gretzky to speak at their annual fundraising breakfast for their … Continue reading
Thinking of attending Georgian College, you may want to reconsider apparently signed contracts are not necessarily meant to be honoured there.
The PMO thinks contracts should not be honoured and the MP of the area that includes Georgian College agrees. “I don’t know why he wouldn’t do it for free even before he was an MP. He didn’t charge the Liberals … Continue reading
Life causes death, excess food causes obesity and increased longevity causes more suffering – shock new finding by Scientists.
It would appear that eminent scientists in the UK ,who should know better, are confusing the risk that alcohol poses to people with that of cigarettes and are making scarey claims about booze intake. The Alcohol Public Health Research Alliance … Continue reading
Plucking ACAD’s chicken: More guff and bollocks from the smug Arty Pseuds and luvvies – as heard on Alberta at Noon
I’m a subscriber to a British magazine Private Eye. There used to be a section in this magazine called “luvvies” and another called “Pseuds Corner” that lambasted the effete, excesses of the Arty types that inhabit many a college of … Continue reading
The Conservative approved National Household Survey was published today and illustrated some very worrying trends under this current regime. The Japanese community has been decimated under Harper from 2006 – 2011 But those of West Asian origin fared much much … Continue reading