Archive for November, 2017

Government for the people, not fossil fuel corporations

November 2, 2017

I consider voting a privilege and a responsibility. But I wish politicians would take their responsibility to voters more seriously. We elect them to represent us. Sometimes our interests coincide with corporate priorities. After all, corporations create jobs and economic opportunities and often develop products and services citizens need. Corporations can’t vote, but by putting enormous amounts of money into campaigns and lobbying, they can hijack the political agenda.

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/david-suzuki/2017/10/government-people-not-fossil-fuel-corporations

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Chrystia Freeland: Canada doesn’t engage in “regime change”

November 1, 2017

A huge surprise to the people of Libya, Haiti, Honduras, Chile, Democratic Rep. Congo, Ghana, Uganda, Guatemala, and …

https://dissidentvoice.org/2017/10/chrystia-freeland-canada-doesnt-engage-in-regime-change/