Archive for the 'Afghanistan' Category

Harper’s Plagiarism

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

Harper, Howard, Bush and Iraq
http://www.liberal.ca/video_e.aspx?channel=3
Intellectual honesty is of course important. The bigger issue from my point of view is that Harper was prepared to take Canada into the Iraq war.
 
Liberals made the right moral decision and kept our young men and women from getting killed in what has turned out to be a tragic debacle. My [...]

Response to Senator Stratton’s public rant … “Blow up dysfunctional Senate”

Tuesday, May 29th, 2007

 Re: ‘blow up’ dysfunctional Senate (Ottawa Citizen Article May 18, 2007)
It’s amazing how defensive a child can get when they are caught with their hands in the cookie jar.  As can be seen by Senator Stratton’s recent comments in the Ottawa citizen in response to the findings of the Senate Internal Economy Committee, which declared that [...]

Afghanistan

Monday, October 23rd, 2006

I am sitting in a chair looking at the sun outside. CBC news comes on and announces that two more Canadian soldiers have died and five more injured. I feel an immense sadness wash over me as I contemplate what is seemingly becoming a daily occurrence. I think of their families, fathers, mothers, wives, and [...]