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The Missing Debate

It‛s been a long campaign and I thought in my ignorance that eventually the real debate would emerge. But no. It‛s all been about the economy, jobs, the niqab, fractured citizenship, refugees, deficits, terrorists, environment, and other comparative trivialities. I … Continue reading

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The Good Ship Earth, refloated.

 In honour of Earth Day I am refloating a blog item from April 22nd, 2013. The following is verbatim from two years ago and, as you will see, its roots go far deeper than that. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx A casual premise of … Continue reading

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So here I am, starting to write a Blog.  Maybe I’m nuts, maybe not. One half of me recalls an elderly uncle who, when he captured a skunk in an open cage, said out loud to himself, “Okay you old … Continue reading

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