This and that for your Tuesday reading.
– Lawrence Ezrow writes that the disconnect between the public and policymaking that’s done so much harm to the U.S. isn’t quite as severe in more equal countries. And the Equality Trust is looking to ensure that the UK’s political parties make the reduction of inequality into a . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Tuesday Morning Links
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Heritage Minister James Moore is clearly wrong in his criticism of “Sex: A Tell-All Exhibition” at the Canada Science and Technology Museum. It is not so much his criticism of the content that is wrong, although suggesting that human reproduction is an inappropriate subject for a science museum is somewhat bizarre. But it is the . . . → Read More: THE FIFTH COLUMN: Heritage Minister James Moore Wrong on Sexhibit
Miscellaneous material to end your week.
– Sure, it’s a plus to know that Canada’s military is ready and willing to leap into action to protect what matters most to the government of the day. Now if only that meant something other than serving as political operatives to protect the Harper Cons’ interests.
– Which . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Friday Morning Links