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http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-january-19-2016-1.3409836/new-mosquito-borne-virus-in-brazil-linked-to-thousands-of-birth-defects-1.3409862

Note: Today’s blog/rant will make much more sense if you first connect to the link provided above and listen to this morning’s (Jan 19) CBC Radio show The Current. 745 more words

Culture

...on the radio...

While I was in Canada, I was lucky enough to find my way onto CBC Radio. Anna Maria Tremonti invited me onto her programme The Current – one of Canada’s most popular talk shows – for a half hour chat about economics and society. 63 more words

This Is What You Get When You Have Real Democracy

In my last post I wrote about how I believed that the Swiss System of Direct Democracy was the best Democracy on the planet, and I would add perhaps in the history of the planet as well. 811 more words

Canadian Politics

Interface of Engagement

The funny thing about engagement is that at a certain point in life we all seem to have it, then it is challenged by varying degrees of disillusion, then we are at a loss at what it is all about and how to achieve it. 496 more words

From The City

Save CBC

Harper’s budget bill just gave the government powers to directly control and interfere with Canada’s national treasure, the CBC.

Tell PM Harper and Finance Minister… 513 more words

Help save CBC

Harper’s budget bill just gave the government powers to directly control and interfere with Canada’s national treasure, the CBC.

Tell PM Harper and Finance Minister Jim Flaherty: Hands off our public broadcaster. 504 more words