“Christy Clark would do well to remember that Canada is a free nation…”

Late last week I was contacted by a new member of a local community association here in Surrey, who expressed great concern over this Tyee blog post: http://thetyee.ca/Blogs/TheHook/2014/09/29/Non-Profit-Attack-Petition/ Her concern of course,is that the potential for these proposed changes to be used to silence any group expressing concerns or opposition to, well, anything,  is very real. …

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Just an opinion from a “retired Businessman who lives in the Greater Victoria Region.”

Gwyn Morgan, a "retired Businessman who lives in the Greater Victoria Region.", penned an article in the Alberni Valley News yesterday. http://www.albernivalleynews.com/opinion/206277021.html?fb_comment_id=fbc_156711017836202_280258_157028854471085#f6ac7ecd047de Here is an excerpt: We also need to focus on balancing the provincial budget, rather than taking money away from social programs to fund rising interest costs. Forty years of experience in business has taught …

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Legal counsel for SNC Lavalin chairman Gwyn Morgan, issues cease and desist letter to website bearing the same name.

Documents forwarded to me anonymously yesterday, indicate that a law firm in Calgary, Bennett Jones LLP,has issued a legal letter to Tucows Inc, to shut down the website http://www.gwynmorgan.ca, on behalf of their client, Gwyn Morgan. A number of additional demands are listed below in an excerpt of the three page letter, citing defamatory content and copyright infringement of …

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SNC Lavalin takes further ( damage control ?) action, replaces Gwyn Morgan and 3 directors.

Stunning news this morning in the business world. Gwyn Morgan, chairman of the board of SNC Lavalin, will be stepping down following the 2013 AGM in May : http://www.snclavalin.com/news.php?lang=en&id=2055&action=press_release_details In addition, three more directors will be replaced : David Goldman, Pierre H. Lessard and Edythe A. Marcoux. This comes following  recent revelations and allegations during Quebec's anti-corruption Charbonneau Commission that SNC Lavalin …

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Auditor Generals long awaited report on Pacific Carbon Trust finally released and surprise surprise….there are big problems all around.

This is an excerpt from a two-part post I wrote back in June of 2010, all about the Pacific Carbon Trust and their friends Offsetters Clean Technology : "I agree, few people in this province will deny the need for industry and commercial business to cut harmful emissions. But after a closer examination of the people and the projects initiated …

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Friends helping friends: The story of how the BC Liberal – SNC Lavalin connection persists with Christy Clark.

Click on the photo below to see Gwyn Morgans person contributions to the BC Liberals and Christy Clark. Now.... let's go back and read this story, detailing some of the conflicts behind the proposed Victoria LRT line, SNC and Clark. The BC Liberal - SNC Lavalin connection: Moral hazard is when they take your money and …

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Tuesday morning round up: Net Zero Travel, Mathews comes out swinging, SNC Lavalin post generates interest in high places, and protecting lifes memories.

Be patient with my posting over the next two weeks, because our school district only managed to deal with a huge budget shortfall by cutting valuable instruction days, leaving us with a two-week spring break instead of one. So far we have made bird seed balls for our backyard friends,attended an early opening, behind the scenes …

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If you aren’t outraged, you haven’t been paying attention.

In honour of BC Mary, I am marching forth and continuing the good fight, and how. Finance Minister Kevin Falcon has stated time and time again that the billions in dollars of contractual obligations the government owes is not like debt, so it doesn't need to be reported with the regular debt. Go figure. I've compared it in …

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“Moral hazard is when they take your money and then are not responsible for what they do with it.”~ Gordon Gekko

I loved the movie Wall Street. Loved it. It is a great look at human behavior and character. Money, greed, power... choose your evil - I'm talking about the original  1987 movie of course, never did see the more recent release since nothing could have beat the first. One of my favourite scenes from the movie is …

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