“It is about whether we live in a functioning democracy.. or want to.” ~ Andrew Coyne

“This isn’t about the planes, in other words, or costs, or accounting. This is about accountability. This is is about whether departments are answerable to their ministers, and whether ministers are answerable to Parliament — or whether billions of public dollars can be appropriated without the informed consent of either Parliament or the public. ItContinue reading “It is about whether we live in a functioning democracy.. or want to.” ~ Andrew Coyne

At what point will Canadians become ‘Egyptians” ?

From Billy, an article from the National Post- a must read for everyone. If this doesn’t inspire some ” Egyptian” in you, I don’t know what will! Leaked U.S. cable lays out North American ‘integration’ strategy Mark Wilson/Getty Images Prime Minister Stephen Harper and U.S. President Barack Obama after a February 2011 meeting where they discussedContinue reading At what point will Canadians become ‘Egyptians” ?

Should British Columbians look to Alberta’s upstart ‘Wildrose Alliance Party’ for political inspiration ?

“Every 30 or 40 years, we get tired of the government that’s in power and we sweep them out and we look to a new alternative. I think we have an opportunity to catch one of those historic waves. —Danielle Smith upon being named Wildrose Alliance leader If you don’t follow the political scene in Alberta, you mightContinue reading Should British Columbians look to Alberta’s upstart ‘Wildrose Alliance Party’ for political inspiration ?