The Cracked Crystal Ball II: Of Just Societies and Aboriginal Affairs

Many years ago, when I was but a small child, Pierre Trudeau spoke of a “Just Society”.  It is a noble, if somewhat lofty and abstract goal. The Just Society will be one in which the rights of minorities will be safe from the whims of intolerant majorities. The Just Society will be one in ...

The Cracked Crystal Ball II: Societal Dysfunction and Why We Need Food Banks

A friend made the following, very perceptive, comment the other day, and it serves as the inspiration for this post. What is wrong with us/our governments that we either cannot or will not address the systemic issues that force so many people to rely on food banks? They were supposed to be temporary! Now they ...

350 or bust: Take Time To Renew Your Spirit