Category: Post-Election


Mysterious Barricades

I would like to share a speech I wrote for the event, “Mysterious Barricades”on September 15th. Mysterious Barricades is a cross-Canada concert in recognition of  World Suicide Prevention day. If you would like to see a recap of the events across Canada check out this video. Let me begin with a thank you to Elizabeth Turnbull,

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Feedback wanted

Feedback wanted

  Some pretty prominent websites banned the practice of publishing reader comments after years-long attempts to tame trolls. I find trolls fascinating. Did the internet anonymity reveal a dark side to human nature that always existed? Or were trolls merely the digital manifestation of crowd mentality? I’m not a fan of trolls. As a “public

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Plain language-always fashionable

Outside of science fiction movies, I’ve yet to experience time stand still, or spool backwards. Yet in this, the year 2018, we have people whose speech and text constantly remind us of time’s inexorable direction. It is now fashionable to place the words “going forward” in every discussion involving the establishment. “Going forward, our initiative

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