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Leaderless teacher

Not for the first time Dr Bill Wooten set me on the trail of another good book today – and I’ve tracked down Ecopsychology a collection of essays that includes one on  379 more words

3 Roles to Avoid While Creating Characters

Every character is born in one place: your imagination.

The newest of your characters is shiny and perfect. Flawless comes to mind when you think of this character. 597 more words

Writing

‘My life is not about money': testimony ends at Mike Duffy trial

OTTAWA – Closing arguments at Sen. Mike Duffy’s criminal trial will begin next year as testimony concluded Thursday with final evidence given by the senator himself. 795 more words

Canada

Throne Speeches in Word Clouds: 1991-2015

Word Clouds were generated with Voyant – voyant-tools.org – and the source texts are from the Université de Laval archive here:

https://www.poltext.org/en/part-1-electronic-political-texts/canadian-throne-speeches

With the exception of the 2015 Throne Speech, archived here: http://speech.gc.ca/ 222 more words

Canada

Bernard Chapin Rails Against Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and His Gender-Equal Cabinet

In a recent video posted to his YouTube channel, far-right videoblogger Bernard Chapin voiced his displeasure with newly sworn-in Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Trudeau, who defeated the notoriously Islamophobic Stephen Harper, made headlines with his choice of cabinet — roughly half of which is made up of women. 110 more words

Racism

Will Canada's New Leader Impact the U.S.?

–October 26, 2015

Well, kids, there’s a new sheriff in town….

Not here. No, up in that vast cold territory to the north of us–the land of moose, beaver, eskimos and ice hockey known as Canada. 859 more words

Humor

Justin Trudeau Sworn in as Canadian Prime Minister

Liberal Justin Trudeau was officially sworn in as Canada’s Prime Minister today, with Steven Harper stepping down shortly before the ceremony.  The Liberal Party swept to an overwhelming victory in the elections last month.  67 more words

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