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Kleptocracies Abound

“Politicians and diapers must be changed often, and for the same reason.”  This phrase from the mind of Mark Twain has become a rallying cry of people who want to seem cynical or intelligent without putting any actual effort into it.  1,473 more words

coming to terms

Coming to terms often includes term limits.

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Questionable Limits

Jim Prentice, the leader of Alberta’s Progressive Conservative Party (and would-be Premier), has proposed limiting the time provincial politicians can serve in office. Members of the legislature would be limited to three terms; the premier to (an additional?) three. 1,190 more words

Constitutional Law

America today

I was amazed that my letter (below) actually made it into the newspaper a couple of days ago. I was amazed that our left leaning WHT still prints my letters from time to time. 227 more words

Democrats

Brown: PC Leadership race is worthy of a chapter in Orwell's 1984

“War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength.” – George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four

Remember reading 1984 in high school? Remember when your grade 10 English teacher tried to warn you about the perils of doublethink? 276 more words

Alberta

The Next America 2nd Edition gaining wide popularity with the Media

If you haven’t read my latest book, then consider this … Most Americans know our current course is not realistic and not in their long term best interests. 260 more words

Next America