Category Archives: pOLITICAL

A POLITICAL PICTURE OF sTEPHEEN hARPER

Break for Harper

There is political correctness and there is the polling booth. In the privacy of the polling booth people may say what they feel and this may be very different from what they told the pollster. And this is why I … Continue reading

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Trudeau 2015

Unfortunately we have editors and pundits who measure competence on the serious scale– anyone who acts very serious is considered sage and very responsible. Our editors do not do flippant. So Trudeau’s comment that essentially points out that Canada is … Continue reading

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Justin’s Challenge

Unfortunately we have editors and pundits who measure competence on the serious scale– anyone who acts very serious is considered sage and very responible. Our editors do not do flippant. So Trudeau’s comment that essentially points out that Canada is … Continue reading

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Trudeau’s Bold Step

There seems to be something about Trudeau that stuns the brains of normally intelligent, rational columnists, pundits and this move to reduce power must have hit a nerve in a lot of them who are now mouthing vacuous comments about … Continue reading

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IN DEFENCE OF STEPHAN HARPER

Every once in a while we get someone more statesman than politician and fortunately we Canadians now have one in Stephen Harper. Everybody by now knows that he wants the senate abolished or at least held more accountable for its … Continue reading

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DEAR AMERICA

DEAR  AMERICA We, your fellow Western nations are worried. First let us offer our condolences over your most recent mass killing. But we are worried. You are by far the most religious nation amongst us yet more of your people … Continue reading

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DEBT AND WELFARE

Oh, what fools we mortals be Once upon a time, conservatives insisted on prudent government, one that always maintained a surplus. Debt was anathema to them. Fast forward to today’s more ideologically oriented conservatives and we find that national debt … Continue reading

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