Category Archives: corporatism

In Memoriam – Harriet Nahanee (Tsibeotl) 1935 – 2007

This abusive treatment of these elder women of two races speaks of racist, misogynist, senior-hating rank discrimination that one would typically expect from a government which is in thrall to big business, is primarily motivated by love of money, is … Continue reading

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On Virtue

Of everyone I know personally very few were more community-minded than social justice activist and writer Sandy Cameron. *           *          * To read the full poem, please click on the following link. On Virtue

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Bring Out Your Dead

We – a collective of authors delegated with the task of collecting writers’ bodies because we knew their location – had just come up to Woodgold’s garret. We had placed his body in the back of the cart, and had … Continue reading

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Bank Account in the Cayman Islands

There are people— call them resistance fighters— who will eventually succeed in forcing changes due to the accelerating rate of growth of inequality. *          *          * To read the full poem, please click on the following link. Bank Account in … Continue reading

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Not a Conspiracy Theory – An Overview

I’m using this prorogation issue as an example of how propaganda is dispersed.  In the Jan. 9 Vancouver Sun, I came across an article titled, “Proroguing wiped out all government legislation,” by Andrew Mayeda.  In it, Harper is quoted describing … Continue reading

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Censorship

A free press is the backbone of democracy. *          *          * To read the rest of the poem, please click on the following link. Censorship

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Empire of Illusion – An Overview

“The cost of our empire of illusion is not being paid by the corporate titans.  It is being paid on the streets of our inner cities, in former manufacturing towns, and in depressed rural enclaves.  This cost transcends declining numbers … Continue reading

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