Archive for May, 2015

Ontario Federation of Labour under financial administration

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

“According to an email obtained by the Star, the organization has $1 million in outstanding payments, a budget shortfall of $200,000 for the first six months of this fiscal year, and a $250,000 credit line that’s maxed out most weeks.” (1).

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Gay & LGBT Agenda – May 23rd, 2015

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Seven items in total…

U.S: Parents enraged over planned lessons on “sexual fluidity and spectrum” – the idea that there’s no such thing as 100 percent boys or 100 percent girls

Canada: Mother claims her five year-old “daughter” is having nightmares and panic attacks “because she identifies as a girl, but the Catholic school board has insisted she use a separate, gender-neutral washroom”

Scotland: Church of Scotland General Assembly votes to allow congregations to appoint gay ministers who are in “civil partnerships

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Obama & America’s Decline – May 23rd, 2015

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Immigration issues…

Federal immigration court back-log now more than 445,000 cases

DHS use of “prosecutorial discretion” in immigration enforcement compromises national security and public safety – see here and here.

Let Syrian “refugees” revitalize Detroit? – The governor’s “Michigan Office for New Americans” wants the refugee ceiling raised by 50,000 specifically for this purpose…

“Nature / Environment / Critters” May 22nd, 2015

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Nine items in total…

U.S: Injured cat becomes “something of a nurse” at the emergency shelter that took him in

Hungary: Almost 1,000 acres of corn grown with illegal-in-Hungary genetically modified seeds have been destroyed

Peru: Police officer and two farmers dead following clashes over open-pit mining project

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Is “embarrassing employer” dismissal a threat to free speech?

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Recently in Toronto a female television reporter confronted two men who ran up to her microphone and yelled the obscenity known as “FHRITP”. One of these men was fired from his job as a result, igniting a firestorm of controversy over his being fired for actions he took on his own time, away from the workplace.  One aspect of this matter which has not been directly addressed, to my knowledge, is the chilling effect on free speech if this precedent should be broadened to include any utterances which could be considered to be “inappropriate” or “politically incorrect”.

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Canada Family Action: Current activities and appeal for funds

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Read the Canada Family Action briefing “Did the Federal Government really tell teachers it’s okay to diagnose and treat my child for complex mental health issues?” here.

Read about an upcoming presentation in Alberta by John Carpay, B.A., LL.B.,  President of the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms here.

You can sign up to receive Canada Family Action’s monthly email newsletter here.

You can donate here.

Obama & America’s Decline – May 21st, 2015

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Some analysis and background on race-based tensions and social upheaval in the U.S.

Five items in total…

Black Republican Walter Hudson suggests that Blackness is defined by how you think, not how you look – “If race is a worldview rather than a skin color, then racism is objecting to that worldview rather than objecting to skin color. This explains why anyone who rejects the Marxist undercurrent of the Black Lives Matter movement can expect to be labelled racist, even if they happen to be black.”

The astonishing self-entitlement of the welfare lobby: “Every poverty statistic is presented as if it were evidence of our guilt, when it’s actually evidence of our incredible generosity.”

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Military & Intelligence News – May 20th, 2015

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Six items in total…

U.S: Russia’s Su-35S “Flanker E” can jam the radar and sensors of even the most advanced US fighter planes

U.K: Able Seaman reveals “serious security and safety breaches” in Trident submarine operations in detailed on-line posting

North Korea: Claim to have successfully fired a missile from a submarine greatly increases threat to South Korea, Japan and the US

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China – May 19th, 2015

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Seven items in total…

China’s challenge to U.S. trade and financial dominance may involve gold – 3,510 metric tons of it

Europol smashes large organised crime money-laundering network in Spain run by Chinese citizens “thought to be the subsidiary of an even larger criminal network based in China”

Interest rate cuts gamble on stimulating the economy to get over recent downturn “without any major disruptions”

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Muslims and the West – May 18th, 2015

Monday, May 18th, 2015

Eight items in total…

Italy: Schoolboy of “African origin” punches 12-year-old girl for wearing a crucifix

Canada: “Muslim Brotherhood gripping sections of Canada’s diverse Muslim community”

U.K: Rape gangs, terrorists, trafficking children – an analysis of Islam-related issues in Britain last month

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