“…I know I can’t go back to working parallel to the real problems, hiding my opinions and yet somehow hoping that one viewer every night might piece together what I wanted to say. I thought if I paid my dues and worked my way up through the ranks, I could maybe reach a position ofContinue reading ” Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding the truth” ~ Karl Ludwig Borne
Never would you find a more fitting quotation to apply to our newly unelected Premier’s cabinet appointments. Just because everything is different, doesn’t mean anything has actually changed at all. I, like many others, watched the live feed of yesterday’s undemocratic proceedings, and I say undemocratic because in this rare instance, democracy has not yet rearedContinue reading “Just because everything is different doesn’t mean anything has changed.” ~ Irene Peter
And never have I felt more rebellious, more incited to revolution than tonight, when I sat down to read who, and what, really controls what you, and I, and our friends and neighbours read and watch in the evening news…. And you think you live in a democracy? I suggest you read the following. AndContinue reading A little rebellion now and then is a good thing and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical. ~ Thomas Jefferson, in a letter to Jame Madison
One young man is in hospital with what are described as non- life threatening injuries, and police are searching for a single male suspect who fled the scene on foot. This, after I found myself smack dab in the middle of a police incident at the Newton Wave pool and Recreational Centre this evening. As I made my way through the crowd, two officers halted one male youth inContinue reading Stabbing in Newton sends one to hospital- right in front of me.