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That Was Then, Has Now Changed

Well after my Sunday rant it is time to move on with something more progressive.  “Progressive”, something that seems to be fading in the new Canadian political culture.   843 more words

Terry Wiens

This is an update of a previous blog. As a registered moderate republican, I have committed to NOT vote republican until one of their candidates  demonstrates the courage to stand up to the far right, tea party conservatives when they spout their racist rhetoric such as our President is a Muslim and not a U.S. 829 more words


Fighting Barack Obama's (?) Politics of Fear on Iran

Folks, Bloomberg View columnist Eli Lake is mad that President Obama is scaring people about the Iran deal. Yes, that’s right, Eli Lake took time out from his busy schedule of scaring people about Saddam Hussein’s… 769 more words

Brawndo's Got Electrolytes

Harnessing anger: my thoughts on the election

I’d have written this sooner, but instead spent my weekend having fun; witnessing and celebrating the wedding of two friends. It was difficult to avoid talking politics, and although my reading at the ceremony was taken from Les Misérables I was not trying to start a revolution.  967 more words


11 post match reflections on the 2015 General Election

Because there haven’t been enough articles analysing the aftermath of the General Election, here’s my fifty pence. What do you think? Feel free to comment below. 1,313 more words


Using fear as a headline

On Wednesday 21 people, including foreign tourists and a gunman, were shot to death at a museum in Tunisia. On Friday, a man yielding a machete in a New Orleans airport injured six people. 369 more words

In Our Time

plus les choses ne changent pas ...

via Following the recent election Israel now seems set….

Following the recent election Israel now seems set for a ‘more-of-the-same-only-worse’ hardline and far-right government with Netanyahu locked on a collision course with Palestinians and the international community after disavowing his previous support for a two-state solution and escalating illegal settlement building in the occupied territories ..

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