Frailty, Thy Name is Human

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Banning More Than Books

Original image by Cezary p at pl.wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8305204 There Are Books that Should Be Banned Before you go all Freedom of Expression on me, think about it. None of the freedoms that we cherish are universal or omnipotent. There are always instances where people simply can’t be allowed to say certain things…

Who Owns Our Resources?

I spent some time in Alberta last week, enjoying interesting conversations with my oil-dependent friends. One particular interchange is worth noting. Who Owns What? We were talking about subsidies to the Oil Patch, and I noted in passing that “Nobody has 100% ownership of the country’s resources. The province doesn’t own them outright, and the…

Health Care Crisis

Since the beginnings of the human race, there have been the givers and the takers. The takers have always used the nurturing qualities of the givers to take advantage of them. This ancient tradition continues to this day, showing up most recently in the imminent collapse of our medical system. Historically:  Canada pretends to have…