Tag: campaign contributions

Dear Lord, you can’t make this stuff up. Seriously.

Want to know the definition of irony? Peter Fassbender, minister of everything under the kitchen sink,  a man who, in his own word, is  “one who believes strongly in democracy and people’s right to be engaged” using his concern over free speech and democratic…

Last weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver City Hall: Take big money out of civic campaigns

Forgive me for the lack of recent posts other than my columns; summer is here and there are many other things to do in the warm summer evening than sit and blog on a hot sweaty desk chair….I’ll post soon and there are several…

Guest post: “Vote Wisely in the next election”

Because  schools out for summer, that means I am juggling summer vacation along with my other commitments… and finding concentrated time to blog is difficult at best. So, over the summer I promise I will find time to do an occasional blog here and…

Transparency, Secrecy and the space in between

Humour me a moment. I recently blogged about the hilarious Conservative smear websites listed under the federal liberal website, http://www.Liberal.ca.  Should one visit that site, and click on  ‘sites’ ,  you will find  the following websites: i.liberal.ca http://www.thegreenshift.ca http://www.thisisdion.ca http://www.scandalpedia.ca http://www.bushharper.ca http://www.harpernomics.ca Nothing unusual- the…