Tag: Cullen Commission

*updated* This one is for Dermod: When is arms length decision making, not?

Of all the valued friends or colleagues I’ve had who have passed on in recent years, Dermod was the one I could never find words for, after he passed. I think its because I have never met anyone else like him, and probably never… Continue Reading “*updated* This one is for Dermod: When is arms length decision making, not?”

Cullen Commission Heats up as testimony puts former BC Liberal minister Rich Coleman right into the spotlight.

A former British Columbia RCMP officer testified he was informed in 2009 that Rich Coleman, then-minister responsible for gaming, was “largely responsible” for rampant money laundering related to organized crime in the province’s casinos, and that senior B.C. Mounties were complicit, an inquiry has heard. Fred… Continue Reading “Cullen Commission Heats up as testimony puts former BC Liberal minister Rich Coleman right into the spotlight.”

Rich Coleman announces retirement as Cullen Commission gets underway

Frédéric Bastiat was a 19th century free market French economist and writer. He is known for his writings on plunder, legal or otherwise, and one of his most reknowned quotes is: “When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in… Continue Reading “Rich Coleman announces retirement as Cullen Commission gets underway”