Monthly Archives: February 2012

Presumed Innocent Until Proven Guilty 23


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy  – Part 23 Presumed Innocent Until Proven Guilty There is justice and security in being innocent until you are proven guilty in a court of law, It would be nice if our Conservative … Continue reading

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Order-in-councils 22


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy  – Part 22 Order-in-councils Here is a little known procedure that is used in Canadian politics, that a cynic as myself, is very leary of. Can an Order-in-council procedure be used by Government … Continue reading

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Philosophy the Filter – Philosophy the Funnel 21


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy  – Part 21 Philosophy the Filter – Philosophy the Funnel Whether we are aware of it, or not, we all live our lives with a  philosophy. Some will call it a Code, or … Continue reading

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Think – So You Don’t Get Stuck in Another Box (20)


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy part 20 Think – Before You Move Into a New Box If readers would like to be one that truly thinks out of the box, the route is to stop listening solely to … Continue reading

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Think – Before You Move Into a New Box 19


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy  – Part 19 Think – Before You Move Into a New Not long ago a popular mantra was to think out of the box., which of course means to think something new or … Continue reading

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Top Down or Bottom Up Democracy (18)


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy part 18 Top Down or Bottom Up Democracy What does it mean by top down or bottom up democracy? It is an odd question to people who have little to no understanding of … Continue reading

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The Leadership Race (17)


Essential Knowledge Needed to Grow a Democracy  – Part 17 The Leadership Race It’s no wonder that Canadians don’t know that much about democracy, are ignored and disenfranchised during times of non-elections, so feel no urgency to learn much about … Continue reading

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