Personal Take

Bob’s Personal Take on Today’s Current Affairs

October 1, 2010 —  0 Comments

War and Peace

On a clear afternoon headed north from Charles de Gaulle airport to Vimy Ridge, signs all clearly marked for the Canadian memorial, we drove through a tree lined lane to …

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September 20, 2010 —  0 Comments

On Nepal

Have just spent several days in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, talking to people about the ceasefire agreement, the current political stalemate, and the drafting of the new constitution.  This is my …

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April 1, 2010 —  0 Comments

It’s All About Control

Munir Sheikh’s principled decision to resign as Chief Statistician is yet another reflection of what the Harper government is really all about: control, control, control. Public servants rightly pride themselves …

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