Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:33 AM
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I go on vacation for the month of November and all hell breaks loose. This story is so ridiculous, I'm not even sure of where to begin. We shouldn't be here. We shouldn't be talking about this. This is so patently absurd, it's as if we have collectively been transported into the
This December 6, 2013, we marked the 24nd anniversary of the École Polytechnique massacre or the Montreal massacre as it has become known. While the magnitude of the event and the fanatical focus of the killer on one specific group remain both astounding and perplexing, there can be no
Almost everyone agrees, our political system is in need of fundamental, substantive repair. Within that generalized view, there is a pre-disposed attraction to "reforms". I would actually offer up the frenzied initial response to the mere mention of Michael
Fifty years ago today, the world came to a standstill while it digested the assassination of American President John F. Kennedy. As a young lad, I can quite clearly remember much of the news coverage of that day and the following days, largely because I was absent from school because of an
Official Veterans Affairs video asks us to remember veterans but does the government really care?
Remembrance Day – remember better (photo montage from Veterans Affairs video by Stephen Pate/NJN Network)
We should remember our veterans better. The drastic changes to Veterans
The white poppy campaign doesn’t compete with red poppies but seeks to raise awareness of non-violent conflict resolution
by Paul MacNeill, publisher, Eastern Graphic
Much is being made about a white poppy campaign initiated by the Island Peace Committee.
Since the story first
What kind of society do we live in where the Parti Quebecois (P.Q.) would table a Quebec charter of values to ban devout public servants from practicing their religious values by wearing turbans, hijabs, and yarmulkes while allowing debased people lacking moral values to be naked in various
Do you have faith in your local police department?