The man who was to a huge extent responsible for killing, injuring, displacing and immiserating several hundreds of thousands of Iraqi children (among his many other crimes and misdemeanours) has been recognised ‘for his humanitarian work’ by one the ‘Western’ world’s foremost child welfare NGOs. via War Criminal Tony Blair Wins Save The Children’s “Global […]
executives at the CBC seem unwilling to connect the dots surrounding a longstanding culture of sexism in their ranks. MacIntyre, who gave a lecture at the University of Toronto’s Victoria College on “Toxic Stardom” Wednesday afternoon, pointed to a larger culture at the CBC which supports, rather than challenges, the narcissistic and bullying behaviour of […]
The German diplomat – the first high-level European envoy to Moscow in several months – also talked about normalising relations between his country and Russia and of finding a way to rescind the economic sanctions that Brussels has imposed on Moscow over recent months. via Europe Veering From US Abyss Over Russia?.
Harper could call a surprise election and win before he’s dragged through the mud.We all know it’s time for change in Ottawa. The majority across Canada want a strong democracy, a fair economy and a clean environment. But despite the Harper Conservatives’ record, vote splitting could let Harper win again – unless we vote together. […]
Last year, the federal government was reprimanded by Advertising Standards Canada — the self-regulating body of the advertising industry — after it found that a multimillion-dollar ad campaign for the Tories’ job grant program breached the Canadian Code of Advertising Standards. The ads were deemed to be inaccurate and unclear. The ads gave the impression […]
‘At the heart of the assault is an ideology.‘And if you think you can defeat an ideology with a bullet, think of what happened when Osama Bin Laden was killed.’ Queen Rania explained: ‘Sure he died, but his legacy is an even stronger, more twisted extremist movement.’ ‘We must create a new narrative and broadcast […]
MUST READ! In the British debate, Richard Ottaway, a Conservative and long-term supporter of Israel, -declared, “If they are losing -people like me, they will be losing a lot of people.” He and others in centrist politics have been sickened by religious fanatics standing on seized Palestinian land declaring that God gave them Judea and […]
BBC News – #BBCtrending: The dress that shocked the Arab world.
Defending civil liberties: Tired of NSA spying Brazil, EU thumb noses at US. Defying the NSA – 6 min video
A Toronto first: Two men rob jewellery store wearing burkas – The Globe and Mail.