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“I am a Canadian, free to speak without fear, free to worship in my own way, free to stand for what I think right, free to oppose what I believe wrong, or free to choose those who shall govern my country. This heritage of freedom I pledge to uphold for myself and all mankind.”

  Say what you will about John G. Diefenbaker now, he coined a passage that has become sacred to many devoted Canadians. I clued in a couple of years ago that things at the federal level were not about to change … Continue reading

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The only thing you need to know about Justin Trudeau ~ your amuse bouche before this mornings ‘big breakfast’ post coming shortly

The National Bureau Chief for Sun Media is David Akin, of whom I am unabashedly a big fan. Why, Sun Media haters might ask? Because besides the fact that he was more often than not, the only journalist out there holding Christy … Continue reading

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Lest you forget…

“Most in  your arena see soldiers as part of the “SYSTEM” ‘soldier’ or ‘troops’ are words often used in the media in times of turmoil……only during this time of year do we, as a nation, take a step back and reflect on the … Continue reading

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“All warfare is based on deception. Hence, when able to attack, we must seem unable; when using our forces, we must seem inactive; when we are near, we must make the enemy believe we are far away; when far away, we must make him believe we are near” ~Sun Tzu( otherwise known as Rant #1 – there is another one coming)

“Only one thing to it: a strong stomach.  The guts to gladhand a man you’re going to stab in the back; pledge allegiance to principles you stomp on every day; righteously denounce some despot in the press and sell him … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, over in Alberta….

It was just over a year ago I first wrote about Chinese companies who allegedly couldn’t find one single skilled worker in Canada to staff their mines up north… http://lailayuile.com/2011/10/04/if-you-build-them-mines-they-will-come-workers-from-china/ Of course, this week the outrage begins anew with news … Continue reading

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United States Of Can-ah-duhhhh, celebratin’ July 4th with pride!

http://www.greenparty.ca/media-release/2012-06-29/harper-s-disdain-canada-exposed-washington-our-embassy-ignores-july-1-celeb OTTAWA – As Canadians across the country mark Canada Day with pride, the Canadian embassy in Washington, D.C., is doing nothing to mark our country’s 145th birthday.  And yet, on July 4, guests have been invited to our embassy … Continue reading

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Canada, we stand on guard for thee…

Tonight, I have two special items for you, at least special to me because of where they came from, and why. They both concern Canada. Our country - for some like myself, a birthright, for others a choice to find a better … Continue reading

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Coming up on LailaYuile.com

First, thank you for being so patient with the lack of posts in the last couple of months – I have been incredibly busy dealing with a variety of commitments, some time sensitive, that have taken my attention elsewhere. However, … Continue reading

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Fallout. Why is Australia showing what the US and Canada will not?

I am breaking my holiday rule on blogging, because this is a must read, must watch link. CBS/ 60 Minutes Australia aired a recent episode on Fukushima, and the fallout from this singular event as compared to Chornobyl. It is a must … Continue reading

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Canadian demand for FOX apology shows we can dish it out but we can’t take it.

 Come now – let’s have a chat. Just between you and I. We’re Canadian, right?  Damned proud of it, too, I’m guessing. Thank God we aren’t Americans!(we all know what they are like). What Canadian doesn’t mock everything American  – with perhaps the … Continue reading

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