“Ontario has taken the unprecedented step of setting up a toll-free snitch line for people to report cases of illegal private health care — and says it has triggered 35 investigations in barely a month.”
“The letter was first presented as Mr. Layton’s last message to Canadians, as something written by him on his deathbed; only later was it more fully described as having been “crafted” with party president Brian Topp, Mr. Layton’s chief of staff Anne McGrath and his wife and fellow NDP MP Olivia Chow.”
“The authenticity of claims of a Gaza link to the attacks in Israel has been questioned by (writer and journalist) Joseph Dana who pointed out that the Haaretz account was based entirely on anonymous sources and government hearsay accounts. (Nonetheless most of the international media outlets published the same line.)”
“…with a high proportion of fanatics in the Knesset, Benjamin Netanyahu more interested in political survival that statehood, AIPAC puppets controlling the White House and Congress, and a weak Palestinian leadership in Ramallah, there appears to be little cause for hope.”
“The vessels… will be deployed in the shipping lanes between Hong Kong and Singapore, where four nations are at odds with China over who owns vast areas of ocean rich in oil and gas.”
See the previous post “Tornado strikes Goderich, Ontario” for donation advice -JG.
One dead, dozens injured as powerful tornado devastates Goderich, Ontario
The Canadian Press
Paola Loriggi: August 22nd, 2011
GODERICH, Ont. – The most powerful tornado to hit the province in years swept through a southwestern Ontario town Sunday afternoon killing one person and causing severe devastation in the picturesque community on the shores of Lake Huron.
Goderich, Ontario is a small community of some 8,000 people.
On August 21st it was devastated by a tornado, and is in shambles. One person was killed and there were numerous injuries.
“The vast power that such control (over the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System) will give to the doctrinaire socialists, communists and assorted revolutionaries in the labour movement is absolutely frightening. Labour has never hesitated to use its power to strike as an instrument of economic warfare against our free enterprise system, and now they want the power to influence and distort the investment market, with all the consequences which would flow from that.”
Jeff Goodall, “Cover Story”: Toronto Free Press, December 14th, 1999.
RIA Novosti: August 20th, 2011
The Indian Navy put into service its second “stealth-like” frigate on Saturday, IANC news agency reported citing the Navy’s press service.
Perhaps this gives an idea as to where Canadian police officers are getting the idea that they can assault civilians and violate human rights, in the name of “officer safety”.
Let’s see if this really happens! – JG.
RIA Novosti: August 20th, 2011
Moscow: Some 150 foreigners, detained during mass riots in Britain earlier this month, will be deported from the country “at the earliest opportunity,” Daily Mail reported quoting Immigration Minister Damian Green.