At long last the rains have returned to my portion of the island – for now at least – and since I am sequestered at home today with a child contagious with either strep or mono, I find myself with a bit of rare time on my hands. Usually I am hesitant to say goodbyeContinue reading Rainy day thoughts from the island
From a good friend and reader, I received a link this morning to a story that ran in The Star this week. Here’s an excerpt: Tax collectors get $45K severance, keep jobs ( link embedded) More than 1,250 Ontario tax collectors will get a severance package worth up to $45,000 each despite the fact they won’tContinue reading A question for Gordon Campbell: Will this be happening here?
You know what? There is so much to talk about that is making my blood boil that I did not even need to turn the furnace on this morning. So, without the usual chatty preamble, I’m going to start with the closure of 5 legal aid offices in B.C. That’s right, offices in Prince George, Surrey, Victoria,Continue reading Bits and Bites, Wednesday November 4th, 2009
Generally, I’m more inclined to use the power of my words to protest and fight the many injustices forced upon us by the current out of control Liberal government, rather than run around carrying signs and protesting. The prospect of the HST , however, has spurred me to greater action. That’s why I’ll be headingContinue reading Make it real. Make it happen. Fight for yourself, and your province, at a Fight the HST rally near you.