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Catholic ‘Soul-Searching’ as Ireland Votes on Marriage; Churches, American Activists Join Kenyan Anti-Gay Group’s ‘Family’ Confab; Indian Mom Seeks Spouse For Gay Son; Global LGBT Recap

Posted May 22, 2015 by Peter Montgomery

PlanetRomeo released a global “Gay Happiness index,” placing Iceland at the top and Uganda at the bottom of 127 rated countries. Last Friday, HBO’s…

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Robert Fisk: Why Harper’s Blind Support of Israel is Dangerous

Posted May 18, 2015 by Simon

Last week I wrote that Stephen Harper’s threat to use hate laws against Canadians who peacefully protest the actions of Israel’s brutish Netanyahu regime, was the first shadow of a police state. 

Now Robert Fisk, the distinguished Middle East correspondent, has taken that criticism a step further.

By calling Harper’s blind support of Israel both crazy AND dangerous.
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The Con Regime and the First Shadows of a Police State

Posted May 12, 2015 by Simon

When I saw this photo during the hearings into Bill C-51 it sent a chill down my spine.

Because that posse is a horrible combination of stupidity and brute force, it looks like something out of a police state, or Pinochet’s Chile.

And I knew those three amigos would lead us to a bad place.

And sure enough, now that their totalitarian bill has cleared parliament, they’re smiling like cats who just ate a bucket of mice.

And threatening those who would peacefully protest against the policies of Benjamin Netanyahu’s racist settler regime.  
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Is CBC Hate Speech Story Bullshit?

Posted May 11, 2015 by bigcitylib

WK thinks its bullshit, and he’s mostly right.  It would be really, really difficult to use CDN hate-speech laws to go after the BDS movement, for reasons he cites.  And there is a long chain of inferences leading from the actual facts as sta…

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Never again? We’ll see…

Posted January 28, 2015 by Ted Bird

  The 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz is as good a time as any and a better time than most to consider the unsettling resurgence of global anti-Semitism.   It seems unthinkable that within the lifetime of some Holoca…

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