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And Social Justice for All

Social Justice Thirty years ago, you’d be hard-pressed to find a Food Bank or the need for Affordable Housing in this country. Today, there’s hardly a community anywhere throughout this great land without a Food Bank and/or a desperate need … Continue reading

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Senategate: "Give Steve the Heave"

Senategate The following are a couple of letters to the editor that can be found in the last two editions of the Prairie Post dealing with Senategate that I found of special interest as they relate to giving “Steve the … Continue reading

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What World Leaders can learn….

…. from the simple guy with the Hot Dog stand. Yes, yes, I know. My readers have told me they prefer I stick with local issues and not bring up subjects such as with my last post on the TFW … Continue reading

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Conservatives ‘Economic Action Plan’

…. screwing Canadians out of work one job at a time. Economic Action Plan In Alberta, more so than any other province in Canada, there are fewer and fewer jobs going to Canadians and more and more going to foreigners. … Continue reading

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The Tipping Point is Now: Idle No More

Tipping Point Today is the day when the shit hits the fan with respect to the great sit-down between Harper and the Chiefs of Canada’s First Nations. I personally do not expect anything constructive to come of this meeting. In … Continue reading

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Idle No More: The overnight YouTube roundup

  Media Blackout of Idle No More Just as MSM pretty much blacked out the Occupy Movements they are at it once again with the Idle No More movement that is presently sweeping the nation. Well, I, as part of … Continue reading

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Piikani Nation blockades Hwy 3 to protest Bill C-45

Piikani Nation Blockades Native peoples right across the country are protesting the Federal governments Bill C-45. Our own Piikani peoples are no exception. Idle No More movement spreads around Canada and the world Video courtesy of Pincher Voice: (click here … Continue reading

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This is why radical movements are mercilessly mocked

…. They can win. Radical Movements In Quebec It’s Official: Mass Movement Leads to Victory for Students – Naomi Klein: ‘This is why radical movements are mercilessly mocked. They can win.’ “After a year of revolt which became known as … Continue reading

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Jim Prentice issues a veiled warning to Stephen Harper

Former Conservative cabinet minister Jim Prentice Local boy, Jim Prentice, tells Harper his way or the highway is no way to run a country… By Charlie Smith, Sometimes, you stumble across an intriguing article where you least expect to find … Continue reading

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NDP debate: Nine leadership hopefuls primed for Debate No. 1

NDP Debate Don’t miss the first debate of the NDP 2012 Leadership Race – this Sunday, December 4th. New Democrat leadership candidates will face off this weekend at the Ottawa conference centre in the first of six debates for those … Continue reading

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