Things We Wish We Could Say Out Loud – Teaching Rape Defense is NOT Victim Blaming

Sep 24

Things We Wish We Could Say Out Loud – Teaching Rape Defense is NOT Victim Blaming

I heard it again at a social event. A small group of people were talking about the upcoming year in university. The group was an interesting mix, young and old, parents and students, men and women. One of the fathers mentioned that he was worried about his daughter, who is 18, living alone on the other side of the country. Unfortunately, but not surprisingly, the...

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Things We Wish We Could Say Out Loud – Immigration, Refugees and Culture

Sep 09

Things We Wish We Could Say Out Loud – Immigration, Refugees and Culture

It is September 2017. Over the last few months in Canada, we have seen protests against illegal immigration where people are choosing to walk across the border from the US. Many people can understand the motivation. Non-citizens in the US are worried that the change in politics signaled by the election of Donald Trump is an indicator that they will be deported back...

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The Russians Interfered with the US Election. No Shit!

May 30

The Russians Interfered with the US Election. No Shit!

Sick of CNN and the always shocked idiots. The Russians interfered with the US elections. Of course they did. How is this any different from the US interfering with elections around the world? What the media should be investigating is just how badly the US populace has been educated over the last decades to be so easily swayed. Instead, they ask panels of people to...

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Now that its over … Grab them by the pussy

Nov 10

Now that its over … Grab them by the pussy

Now that its over, some things can be said. These will come out from time to time.   In 2005, Donald Trump was captured on video saying, “And when you’re a star, they let you do it. You can do anything. Grab them by the pussy. You can do anything.” If you watched the news over the following week, you would have heard pundits stating how awful it was that...

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US Election 2016 – Battle of the Egos

Nov 01

US Election 2016 – Battle of the Egos

With one week left before the 2016 federal election, I cannot be the only one who wants to leave their computer behind and book a flight to any location where my cell service does not work. Watching the battle between two candidates whose egos outstrip their viability has become painful. As I watch Clinton or Trump, or their surrogates, I almost always know what is...

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