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Snow Would Like To Inform You He Is Voting For Rob Ford


Ford, Chow or Tory – it won’t matter. Torontonians have been lulled to sleep by the “I save taxpayers money” mantra. 58 more words

Government Fury

Economic Patriotism

I heard the term “economic patriotism” on NPR a couple of days ago.  The discussion was about how the term was used politically over time but it did not seem to come down to the “man on the street” level.   633 more words


A Promise Kept

Yesterday I kept a commitment I made to my mother in 2009. Mom and I were sitting on her deck enjoying our coffee, and the discussion turned to end-of-life issues. 511 more words

Green White Green Forever - Raymond Inkabi

Much has been written about patriotism, probably too much, and each day seems to bring more headlines and tragic stories about patriotic causes and ultrapatriotic atrocities. 1,876 more words

Raymond Inkabi

Three Cheers for Victory Gardens

Long before foodies were one upping one another with their heirloom plant collections, the home garden was a symbol of patriotism. This great article in Modern Farmer… 110 more words


An Open Letter To Frank Skinner

Dear Mr Skinner,

I read with interest your interview in the Herald, it was nice to get the opinion of someone outside our debate and being immersed in it for the first time. 1,541 more words


Will I Ever Know the Outer Fringes of You?

Will I ever know the outer fringes of you?

Will I ever let you know mine?

What can be found in your out skirts?

I’ll tell you what you might find in mine… 115 more words