BigCityLib Strikes Back: Centre For Israel And Jewish Affairs Censors Holocaust Survivers

Bernie Farber’s new column for the CJN is now on-line.  Its about the crummy manner in which the Canadian government has treated the Pusemas, a family of Hungarian refugees which includes a six year old girl named Lulu.  What I’m particularly interested in is this bit: Lets be clear: CIJA is financially muscling a group ...

Alberta Diary: On the centenary of Gavrilo Princip’s fateful shot in Sarajevo, let’s learn the right lessons from history

Gavrilo Princip under arrest. Below: Princip and the Archduke Franz Ferdinand. Today is the centenary of the day Gavrilo Princip took his little Belgian pistol to Sarajevo and blew the heir presumptive to the throne of the Austro-Hungarian empire into history. As is well known, not long after young Princip caused the demise of Franz ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Rally For Lulu

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The Disaffected Lib: Hungary ’56, Czechoslovakia ’68, Ukraine ’14?

Ukraine’s pro-Russian president, Viktor Yanukovych, has been sent packing.  The parliament has turned on him and proclaimed him constitutionally unable to carry out his duties.  It is being reported that jailed opposition leader and former president, Yulia Tymoshenko, has been sprung from prison and reunited with the anti-government faction.  Yanukovych has gone into hiding but ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Bernie Farber Has Advice

Now that Jason Kenney has left his position as Minister for Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, Bernie makes some suggestions to his successor, Chris Alexander: Refugees – Remove Hungary and Mexico from the Designated Safe Country list. This can be done immediately and without legislative reform. These designations impact vulnerable communities – ethnic minorities, the LGBTQ ...

The Canadian Progressive: In Hungary, Racist Harper Government Billboards Targeting Roma Ethnic People

Hindus have termed Canadian government billboards in Hungary targeting Roma (Gypsy) asylum-seekers as highly inappropriate and blatant racism. by The Canadian Progressive reporters on Jan. 30, 2013 Hindus have termed Canadian government billboards in Hungary targeting Roma (Gypsy) asylum-seekers as highly inappropriate and blatant racism. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ...