Susan on the Soapbox: Breakfast with Hillary Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton was in Calgary last week to give the keynote address at a breakfast meeting of 2500 Calgarians who paid about $500 to hear her speak.  Luckily my friend, the Zen Banker, invited me to attend as her guest. Hillary is like the Chloe Diamond—brilliant, mesmerizing, multifaceted and years in the making.  Agree ...

drive-by planet: Green party’s Jill Stein on the ‘slave-like mentality toward Israel’

During the US presidential campaign the media was so preoccupied with the two-party race, contenders who represented third-party platforms were too often neglected. This is unfortunate because alternative voices can bring an objectivity to policy debates that is often lacking in the two-party arena. During Democracy Now’s excellent “Expanding the Debate” series third-party candidates had ...