Living The Dream, Dodging the Nightmare

“The highest form of knowledge is empathy.” – Bill Bullard Seven years old, mom and dad behind me It has been a week of loss for many. Young Oilers fan, Ben Stelter, passed away at six years old. He was a die hard Oilers fan engaged in the battle for his life with cancer. He lost … Continue reading Living The Dream, Dodging the Nightmare

What Change?

Mr. Harper would have Canadians believe we were voting for change when we elected (and I use the term "we" very loosely) his Party.  And it is his Harper's party, not Canada's party.  His actions and his Party's actions speak much louder than his words.  Twelve years ago he was condemning the government of the … Continue reading What Change?

International Gesturing or Dismantling Foreign Policy

Let me start by expressing my concern over the situation in the Ukraine and voice my support for the Ukrainian people, both over there and here in Canada.  For once I agree with our government in the condemnation of these actions. With that said I am concerned over just how seriously Canada's voice is being … Continue reading International Gesturing or Dismantling Foreign Policy