Dumbing Down Education

One of my primary duties when I worked for government was writing policy and position papers.  One of the axioms we always adhered to, and has been around for an awful long time, was to write anything for the public at what was considered a grade eight reading level.  That all made sense before we … Continue reading Dumbing Down Education

Arrogance Kills

  My level of exasperation with the Harper government has reached new heights.  Their arrogance has hit an all time high with the issue over the fake parts in our military Hercules transport aircraft.  When questioned about counterfeit computer chips in military aircraft Julian Fantino, who was associate minister of defense at the time, smugly shrugged his shoulders while … Continue reading Arrogance Kills