Tag Archive | Government
http://bc.ctvnews.ca/poll-suggests-half-of-b-c-sides-with-teachers-union-in-dispute-1.2007384 http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/b-c-teachers-strike-tensions-flare-at-vancouver-rally-1.2765974?cmp=rss The media and the government have clearly got it in for the teachers. Expect more of this kind of thing as the government plays dirty tricks to sway public opinion.
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/b-c-teachers-strike-266m-budget-surplus-not-for-bctf-deal-says-de-jong-1.2760912 It may not do anything practically speaking, but this vote sends the message that teachers are united and not backing down from tyranny. Fascism has crept into Canada and it’s time to stand up against it. If you love your kids, stand up for the people who actually train them to function as an […]
1. Talking elevators that constantly break down. 2. Israel and Hamas’ leadership. 3. People who wear spandex. What is this, 1985? 4. Birmingham gets Malala, Vancouver gets bike lanes. 5. Underappreciated educators 6. No cure for breast cancer – or none the government will let you have. If a straight man won’t stand up against […]
Unfortunately for my beer guzzling, flatulence-producing couch potatoes, I am not going to advocate for “straight pride.” You already have the Super Bowl (ADD moment: then again, it is a sport involving fat guys grinding on each other in tight uniforms, and every time a play begins, the centre/offensive lineman is bent over for the […]
Upon reflection of the candidates for mayor of Vancouver, I am reminded both of Jon Stewart’s “Democalypse 2014″ and the late George Carlin’s epic rant debating the principle and/or relevance of voting at all, since most politicians are bought by special interest. Do we really have a viable alternative to run against such corrupt governance as […]