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‘Lying About The Treaties’

“Schools across Ontario marked the start of province’s first ‘Treaties Recognition Week’…with speakers telling students that treaties with ‘indigenous’ {‘Siberian settler’} peoples are ‘living documents’ that need to be honoured…  821 more words

Aboriginal Narrative

A Lifetime of Rewrites

Day 18 of the #PNIWritingChallenge asks:

Have you mentally re-written an event in your life to make the outcome better?

This is something I believe 90% of the people in this world do. 741 more words

Musing

‘Pulling Canada Backwards’

“It is not uncommon to attend an event at a university, community gathering or even a ‘Speech from the Throne’ at the Ontario Legislature, and hear the {foolish} words: 3,447 more words

Aboriginal Narrative

‘Pulling Canada Backwards’

“It is not uncommon to attend an event at a university, community gathering or even a ‘Speech from the Throne’ at the Ontario Legislature, and hear the {foolish} words: 3,447 more words

Ontario

Day 58 Devaluation Attempts to Re-write History and Absolve the Narcissist of Wrongdoing!!

Day 58

Writers, write, Singer sing, and painters paint… the gamut of their experience, appeals to the like-minded.  As the world becomes a very chaotic and dangerous neighborhood, there are those that blame the “stupid.”  However basic an intellect presents, there was a time when the brilliant minds of the time asserted the world was flat, that witches walked among us, and that noteworthy art could only exist within a narrow line of expression to be “good.” (You get the idea)  Thank God, for all the “dummies” that came along to challenge the “great” minds of their times!   468 more words

90 Day Journey

'Never beaten in the field'?

In A.G. Macdonell’s dark but lively  satire, Lords and Masters (1936), forceful young Veronica Hanson has just returned from Nuremberg, a convinced and enthusiastic Nazi. She explains recent history to her father: 769 more words

Novels

When in course...

Are we really far off from 1776?  The Declaration – with a few liberties…

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When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for the common people to dissolve the political parties and vast monopolies which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and… 1,672 more words

Politics