At long last, the final installment of the Playing with the Dragon series is nearly done, effectively creating a trilogy. It is perhaps, the most incendiary of the three posts, and for good reason-it speaks to the reach of the Chinese government in a Canadian arena where it should have no access whatsoever. As a primer to provide … Continue reading Third and final installment of Playing with the Dragon series coming next week.
B.C's mayors have been busy at their annual conference, held in Whistler this year, passing a resolution that staunchly opposes both the proposed Enbridge pipeline project, and another that calls on senior governments to formally ban tanker traffic and offshore drilling in B.C. From the Surrey Leader today, courtesy of Jeff Nagel : A controversial … Continue reading One more nail in the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline coffin as B.C. Mayors vote against the highly contentious project.
Good evening, my loyal friends and readers! I have to thank all of you for your continued patience and let you know how much I appreciate your faithful stops even though the pages here have remained vacant of posts for some time. All I can say is that sometimes life lobs you a hard-ball, and then … Continue reading At long last, a return to Bits and Bites,Tuesday June 8th, 2010
A couple days ago, one of my regular readers( astro) shared a shocking story here in the comments section. His source for the information was http://willcocks.blogspot.com/. During one of last weeks storms and ensuing high seas, a cargo ship that was anchored offshore Mayne Island was pushed onto a reef, where it immediately became a … Continue reading Close call on BC coast, should be ‘Wake- Up call’ for British Columbians.
It leaves a nasty, foul taste in my mouth, much like I imagine the dirty oil from the tar sands would leave. Just how far will corporate giant Enbridge go to promote it's Northern Gateway pipeline project? How about an "educational package that is targeted to school children"? This, direct from the mouth of Colin Kinsley, … Continue reading ” Pipeline Propaganda” a revealing look at how Enbridge uses stealth marketing disguised as grassroots initiatives