We are told we must accept and adapt to this new reality where a corporation like BMO that recieves huge tax breaks and records record profits will still layoff a thousand workers.
I say hell no, lets create a new reality and make them adapt to that.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Back in March of 2011 Carol Goar reported on David Macdonald's study into the explosion in the use of contractors and temp agencies by the Harper government, The Star followed up on this story publishing their findings in today's paper. To no ones surprise this practice has continued to grow even as the Harperites increase the pace of layoffs in the public service.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Sunday, November 3, 2013
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Sunday, October 13, 2013
While I'm an avid sports fan I have not talked about sports in this space, that isn't what I started this blog for, however the issue of fighting in hockey is a subject I can no longer ignore.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Thursday, October 3, 2013
We all knew this would happen some day so it comes as no surprise that Air Canada denied boarding to an Edmonton woman wishing to fly from Edmonton through Toronto and on to Germany because her name or one similar appeared on one of the US's notorious lists.
Monday, September 30, 2013
Harper's new Supreme court justice Marc Nadon in his dissenting opinion in the federal appeals cout case involving Omar Khadr's repatriation .... Canada had taken “all necessary means at its disposal to protect (Khadr) during the whole period of his detention at Guantanamo Bay.”