Category Archives: The Political Class

Green

Nice colour. It inspires calmness and growth. It’s important to eat your greens. Not so nice when “green” is tied to a political party. The NDP appeasement of the three Greens elected to BC’s legislature lead to, as Ms. Holly … Continue reading

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Leftist hysterics

Why no hysterics in the visitors’ gallery and the halls of Queen’s Park prior to June 7, 2018 about the autism issue? Little was done by the Ontario Liberal government to address the ballooning autism wait list. Now, when the … Continue reading

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Entitlement writ large

Entitlement is on full display in the SNC-Lavalin affair. Entitlement of a company. Entitlement of a prime minister’s office. LILLEY: Time to call in cops to probe SNC-Lavalin affair   We appreciate your comments. Click here. Trumping Trudeau: How Donald … Continue reading

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Tax Hike Habit

Government can break the tax hike habit by stopping: Bureaucratic bloat Corporate welfare Duplication within government and between governments Encroachment; trying to be all things to all people Entitlement Make work projects Propagating victimhood Social engineering Trying to control science … Continue reading

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“The most dangerous premier?”

Correction Mr. Warren (Smokey) Thomas:  The “most dangerous” person in Ontario and “the biggest problem facing Ontario” is the public sector union member whose militant attitude dictates that no demand is too extreme or a betrayal of the public trust. … Continue reading

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Municipal election primer: does your elected official know when to move on?

How many terms have each of your elected officials served? Unfortunately, elected officials rarely know when its time to move on.  Democracy is best served and protected when an elected office is renewed through new people. How do we know … Continue reading

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“All thy SONS command,” sing it loud & proud

Why?  To send a message to the political class that seeks to change the lyrics of the Canadian National Anthem: a Canadian does not dishonour the SONS who died horrific deaths on the front lines of WWI a Canadian does … Continue reading

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Newstainment media’s & political class’ plot thickens (again): obstruction of justice

Don’t look now, but there’s … The if-you-don’t-get-upset-about-this-there’s-something-wrong-with-you look and the world-is-about-to-end voice intoning the most shocking words to traverse one’s cochlea—”O-B-S-T-R-U-C-T-I-O-N O-F J-U-S-T-I-C-E.” (Director’s note:  make audience shiver like Sam the Snowman does in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer when … Continue reading

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Newstainment media’s dysfunction

The Emmy Awards, the Canadian Screen Awards, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards, and the Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards should create a new category:  Best News Drama Performance. Let’s not forget The National Newspaper Awards and The National Press … Continue reading

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What are you doing to stop carbon tax & cap-and-trade schemes?

Need some motivation? Listen to what Dr. Judith Curry has to say about so-called human-made climate change.  Try not to be distracted by the representative from the political class. Ask your self:  why didn’t this make your local newstainment media’s … Continue reading

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