Category Archives: Activism

Mandate


After hearing last Friday’s Federal Throne Speech I remembered a word that I hadn’t thought of for a long time – the word is “Mandate”. When I was a younger man, a political mandate was where, at election time, the … Continue reading

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Why Don’t He Write


Quoting from Dances With Wolves, the uncouth teamster Timmon says to the man with an arrow in his chest “Now,why don’t he write”. Well I’m sure that many of my readers have said the same of me after I stopped … Continue reading

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The Long Road to the Polls


There is a feeling that few peasants of Europe ever felt, that is to feel sweet freedom in their bosoms. Those that dared dream of freedom usually ended up dead for sedition. The King or the lucky royalty would cut … Continue reading

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Time to Rethink Our Allegiance to Parties


I think that it is time for citizens to rethink Parties and the Party System. We are quickly approaching the Federal Election and the Opposition Parties are quick to tell us that the Harper Government is bad for Canada and … Continue reading

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It’s all Downhill From Here for Monsanto


Here is a picture that appeared on FB. The Heading was: Vermont corn trials highlight better non-GMO yields, crop rotations over GMOs – See more at: http://www.non-gmoreport.com/articles/june-2015/vermont-corn-trials-highlight-better-non-GMO-yields-crop-rotations-over-gmos.php#sthash.8tCKCmwL.dpuf Here is my message to the FB post: This is an important message … Continue reading

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I Rewrote a Petition


I thought that I would begin my article with this picture. It might be of especial interest, or especial meaning to any ladies that might be reading my article. The picture above is a photo of signatures of the 1891 … Continue reading

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Harper, Gun Control and Bill C 51


I am preparing for a protest on Saturday, but a thought came to me that I wanted to share: Harper has crossed a line, those that supported him were people that liked his stance on gun control (that was their … Continue reading

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