Trudeau’s Electoral Evasions

Trudeau’s Electoral Evasions

As published in the Victoria Standard: February 28, 2017.

Trudeau’s Economic Imbalance – Labour and Social Democrats Excluded from New Advisory Council

Trudeau’s Economic Imbalance – Labour and Social Democrats Excluded from New Advisory Council

As published in the Victoria Standard: January 31, 2017.

In Defense of Celebrities - Hollywood Red Herrings Dipped in Crude Oil

In Defense of Celebrities - Hollywood Red Herrings Dipped in Crude Oil

As published in the Toronto Star and the Hill Times: January 23, 2017.

Trudeau Renews UNRWA Funding - Quietly Accepts Israeli Dominance in Palestine

Trudeau Renews UNRWA Funding - Quietly Accepts Israeli Dominance in Palestine

As published in the Victoria Standard: January 2, 2017

Trump off the Political Spectrum

Trump off the Political Spectrum

As published in the Victoria Standard: November 22, 2016

Haitian Intervention Fatigue

Haitian Intervention Fatigue

Originally published in The Leveller: November 23, 2016.
Modified version republished in the Victoria Standard: January 16, 2017. (The Threat of Competent Leadership)

Royal Visit 2016 - Junior Team Tours the West Coast

Royal Visit 2016-Junior Team Tours the West Coast

As published in the Victoria Standard: October 11, 2016.

The September 2016 royal tour of British Columbia may temporarily boost Canadian monarchism but a recent Forum poll indicates that support for the house of Windsor is waning. Increasingly, public veneration of royal personalities resembles celebrity wordship; not unlike that bestowed upon movie stars and reality show presidential candidates.

Remembering to Forget - November Eleventh’s Collective Amnesia

Remembering to Forget - November Eleventh’s Collective Amnesia

As published in the Victoria Standard: November 8, 2016.

Haitian disaster assistance: aid or long-overdue debt?

Haitian disaster assistance: aid or long-overdue debt?

As published in The Hill Times: Oct 19, 2016

Every time Haiti suffers a natural disaster the mainstream media reflexively laments the political corruption blocking Western aid to the island’s sick and injured. Unfortunately, dominant commentary on Haiti, a former “slave republic”, lacks depth and historical context.

Questioning Shimon Peres’ Legacy

Questioning Shimon Peres’ Legacy

Like many older Israelis, Shimon Peres was a Polish national who immigrated to the new Jewish colony underway in Palestine. While European anti-Semitism was a major factor in the mass Jewish exit from Poland; the Zionist enterprise was active long before Hitler’s birth and the eventual rise of Nazism.

Syndicate content