To all the concerned citizens who read this page, it’s time to take our fight to the streets. PLEASE JOIN ME IN A PEACEFUL PROTEST (#1) AGAINST STEELEHAD LNG – Read more… . . . → Read More: Cowichan Conversations: richardhughes.ca 2016-07-21 17:38:43
Although we live during a time when the term ‘citizen’ has been largely supplanted by corporate misnomers like ‘stakeholders’ and ‘customers’ and ‘taxpayers,’ the concept of citizenship still lives in the hearts of many. And while we hear all the time about the ‘rights’ of stakeholders, not often are we reminded of the ‘responsibilities’ of . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: Citizenship That Speaks Loudly
Tamo Campos, David Susuki’s 24-year-old grandson, was arrested Thursday for defying an injunction granted to Kinder Morgan, which is currently conducting drilling tests in preparation for the much-contested proposed Trans Mountain pipeline.
Back at the site on Friday, at the base of Burnably Mountain Campos gave an impromptu speech, the highlights of which follow: . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: And Now, A Word From David Susuki’s Grandson
Yesterday, Margaret Wente wrote a piece pointing out that in terms of policy, there is no discernible difference between Justin Trudeau and Stephen Harper, and yet people are craving change. In typically lazy manner, she simply cited friends who say “He’s gotta go!” So what’s the problem with Mr. Harper? Is it the Duffy . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: The Surveillance State Under Stephen Harper
Idle No More Quebec is launching this call for solidarity to invite you to publicly demonstrate and to join us!
WHEN: Idle No More Demonstration in Montreal – Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 1:00 pm WHERE: Phillips Square, 585 Ste-Catherine Street West, Montreal (in front of the store The Bay) (nearest metro station: McGill) HOW: . . . → Read More: Walking Turcot Yards: Idle No More This Sunday In Montreal
I feel as though I’ve been wrenched from the light of the world and exiled to the heart of darkness. My friends, I just want to let you all know that we’ll not be able to stay as connected as … Continue reading →