Christian journalist Chris Hedges has a soberingly ominous piece in TruthDig about the dangers of a moderate left. It is important in this age of Trump, to understand that moderates like Obama, Trudeau, and Macron, while they represent a refreshing contrast to the lunacy of the far right, are merely the smiling face of the same corporate totalitarianism. 60 more words
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“Y’know, you try to do something nice for the kids,” said the Prime Minister as he stood outside Parliament Hill a little after midnight last night, smoking a Du Maurier and taking an occasional swig from a hip flask that emerged every now and again from deep inside his old parka, the one he changes the winter tires in. 559 more words
Scrapping current regulations “does not make sense,” the Canadian prime minister said Wednesday.
from HuffPost – Breaking News, U.S. and World News https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/justin-trudeau-world-leaders-net-neutrality-fcc_us_5a173046e4b0d4906cade94a?ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009
OTTAWA – Canadians who were criminally charged or fired from the military or Canada’s civil service because of their sexual orientation will receive a formal apology from the prime minister before the end of month. 199 more words
The election of Donald Trump has brought renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement to the forefront of Canada’s trade priorities. Discussions have ranged from our agricultural supply regimes to tariffs, but one potentially transformative aspect relates to digital rights. 593 more words