Monthly Archives: November 2011

Economic Crisis – Canada seems to have the common-sense solution!

http://www.terrysmithblog.com/straight-talking/2011/11/how-to-get-out-of-this-mess-follow-the-canadian-example-.html Check out this comment and linked article on the Canadian successful approach to tackling the economic crisis. Terry Smith a well-regarded and sometimes controversial financial expert and commentator, seems impressed – which is saying something, indeed! The situation in 1994 … Continue reading

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Palestinian Freedom Riders and the misguided AVAAZ campaign

I go along with the Palestinian Statehood cause and many other of the AVAAZ campaigns – but I don’t support the current AVAAZ campaign supporting the Palestinian Freedom Riders. The AVAAZ campaign says: “A small number of brave Palestinians will … Continue reading

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Memorial day – remembering those who died – and suffered – military and civilian in the many global conflicts of our age – in pursuit of honest freedom

I’m thinking today about those who died and suffered in WW1, WW11 – but also since then, through to today and into tomorrow. This year 2011 adds another ’11’ to the 11th Hour, of the 11th Day, of the 11th … Continue reading

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Murdoch needs his kung-fu Mother-in-law today!

James Murdoch should ask his Kung-Fu mum-in-law Wendy to come along to his parliamentary Committee Grilling today – don’t you think?

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Buddhist monks and nuns have self-immolated to protest a growing Chinese crackdown in Tibet – Support AVAAZ Campaign!

China is the next super power. Whilst we are not physically and politically controlled by them like Tibet is – we still need to object when they act like medieval tyrants and conquerors. Remember – it’s the same people in … Continue reading

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