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Is Reality now Imitating Fiction

I watched CNN news when the second plane hit the World Trade Centre on September 11, 2001. I had just come into my hotel room in Kampala, Uganda around 4:20pm and thought I was watching an apocalyptic movie. It took … Continue reading

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Follow up to Wade Davis article

The Unraveling of America :¬†Anthropologist Wade Davis on how COVID-19 signals the end of the American era.¬†In Rolling Stone, July 2020 In this article Davis eloquently and intelligently outlines the history of cataclysmic change and what America has become in … Continue reading

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BLACK LIVES MATTER.

Protests and demonstrations against racism are putting pressure on institutions and individuals to change. This is necessary and healthy for all of us. Part of one major demand of the protestors is systemic* change in policing. Again this is necessary … Continue reading

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Who Should Support Idle no More?

Aboriginal youth and women started the rallies and demonstrations in support of Theresa Spence and the Chiefs who protested the passing of Bills C-38 and C-45. First Nations leaders are now publicly supporting the movement and more youth and student … Continue reading

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Defend the CBC

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation is again being threatend by the Conservatives. The government is indicating that the CBC will undergo further budget reductions next year. We have to resist any further reduction in the CBC’s ability to report on Canada … Continue reading

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