Cowichan Conversations: Waltzing Matilda-Lest We Forget

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger It seems that we see and hear music and films of the first and second world wars such as this moving testimony. Not so much anymore. Prime Minister Harper has disregarded the Afghanistan Veterans having cut the meagre benefits that were in place. It is a national disgrace! Whether we agree with ...

Cowichan Conversations: Rick Mercer Outs PM Harper Over Treatment of our Vets!

Why is it that it is our comediens who tell it like it is while PM Stephen Harper’s  performance is so sadly laughable?

Northern Reflections: Armchair Warriors

For Stephen Harper’s Conservatives, war is a big deal — as long as it generates good ad copy. This government is spending $28 million to commemorate a war that happened two hundred years ago. But, as veterans gather at the War Memorial on Parliament Hill tomorrow, they will be engaged in yet another battle with ...