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Gord Downie honoured by the Assembly of First Nations; "it will take 150 years to heal the wound of residential schools...we must walk down a path of reconciliation."

If you have not yet read this book by Gord Downie & Jeff Lemire…find a copy and read it. It’s important for all Canadians to reflect upon the shame of the Residential Schools…and do something to make this a better country, for all.

Politics

In Time: The Review

Director: Andrew Niccol
Cast: Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Murphy, Olivia Wilde, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Johnny Galecki
Plot: It’s 2169. Instead of money, people pay with literal seconds of their life. 599 more words

Reviews From The Past

Combat ready: Slapping the water

There is a tale from the early Shaolin period, where a young man, so desirous of being selected to the fabled temple of the Shaolin monk, camped outside for days until recognized and accepted into the hollowed halls and secret behind the walls. 1,593 more words

Politics, Imperialism, Colonialism

Is this the most dangerous moment for our world?

As a theoretical physicist based in Cambridge, I have lived my life in an extraordinarily privileged bubble. Cambridge is an unusual town, centred around one of the world’s great universities. 1,059 more words

Social Issues

The Evolving Role of Retail Clinics

The Evolving Role of Retail Clinics. RAND Corporation. November 10, 2016.

Retail clinics are medical clinics located in pharmacies, grocery stores, and “big box” stores, such as Target and Walmart. 130 more words

United States

Combat ready: A cold dose of reality

This is the first in s series of end of the year post regarding health and fitness. Health is the foundation of all things and is the corner stone of any combat art. 1,355 more words

Politics, Imperialism, Colonialism

Despicable Dems

The Democrats are the single most ominous threat the United States faces. In the midst of the chaotic world they have created (look at Iran and the Middle East, Russia and China, and North Korea), they would have us believe it is climate change. 704 more words