Author Archives: Sobieski

DISCUSSIONS: 6-(June 23) Again, and again, and again…indigenous exploitation?

Ottawa gives indigenous old US embassy as their new indigenous centre. Again, indigenous people get unfair treatment. If they were white people with political clout, would they have been offered this second rate property?… Read More

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DISCUSSIONS: 5-(June 23) Demand for fingerprinting of Montreal priests who work with kids

Given the past history of child abuse in residential schools, it is hard not to agree with the policy extension being carried out by the Catholic Church in Quebec. However, is it an infringement of personal rights?… Read More

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DISCUSSIONS: 4-(June 23) Mississauga woman cause of racial incident in medical clinic

Some people still have not recognized it is 2017. We are a society which should be colour blind, race blind, culture blind, accepting ever colour, creed and person as human. Simple, straightfoward HUMAN. But, somehow we still get news stories demonstrating that many people have not checked the calendar…yet.… Read More

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DISCUSSIONS: 3-(June 23) New federal gender-based violence study destined to fail ?

Status of Women Minister, Maryam Monsef, has a track record of not rising to the responsibility. She has been given the responsibility of a new study on gender-based violence but can she live up to the task?… Read More

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DISCUSSIONS: 2-(June 23) Caloric content displays are worthwhile in fighting obesity?

Weapon of mass construction? Fast food may be getting us there much faster but it isn’t the destination we want to get too. To help consumers make more nutritionally appropriate choices, restaurants have been mandated to display calorie counts on their menu items?… Read More

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DISCUSSIONS: 1-(June 23) Rejected by analysis reports, two GO stations receive approval

Shakespeare wrote that something smelled in the state of Denmark. Is there an odiferous drift wafting up from Queen’s Park right now? What’s your view?… Read More

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EVENTS & NEWS: Print media in more and more trouble

The demise of print media takes another hit. We use print sources regularly and the impact on our budget increases significantly and relentlessly. The National Post notified subscribers of another nail in the print media coffin…… Read More

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NEWS: Andrea, where are you?

Horwath’s lookin’ good but where is she? We were hard pressed to find something in the news from the Ontario NDP. A search resulted in old news about Howarth’s new pharma policies. But as for something current…… Read More

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NEWS: Wynne some, lose some….Come again ! Ontario government loans to gamblers

Peanuts ! Peanuts!Wynne’s always ready to lend a helping hand but this may border on the ridiculous. Oh well, it’s only $10 million…… Read More

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NEWS: Less shakin’ goin’ on at the Royal York

We’ll need to find a new bar for our next tipple. Our favourite Polish bartender has decided to sip in her chaise on her patio in retirement. Alina will be no more. This could drive one to drink!… Read More

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