Archive for August, 2011

Ontario’s healthcare monopoly enforced by snitches

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

“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.”

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Jack Layton

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

“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.”

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Is Israel not telling the truth about attacks?

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

“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.”

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U.S. ‘stealth’ warships escalate tensions in South China Sea

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

“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.”

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Goderich disaster update

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

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.

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Tornado strikes Goderich, Ontario

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

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.

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CUPE Boss Eyes Pension Fund

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

“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.

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Indian Navy unveils second ‘stealth-like’ frigate

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

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.

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Pet killed in the name of ‘officer safety’

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

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”.

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Britain to deport some 150 foreigners detained after riots – minister

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

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.

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