Greed Among Poverty

Greed among poverty On a recent Sunday, I sat in church and was reminded that at least 125 families in just one north end neighbourhood...

Morning Smile

“It’s he principle of the thing madam”.

“Churchill: "Madam, would you sleep with me for five million pounds?" Socialite: "My goodness, Mr. Churchill... Well, I suppose... we would have to discuss...

Best Friends

A while back when I was visiting some of the kids and one little boy, about 7 years old had never met his father....

Are We There Yet?

I have been paying so much attention to the political circus in the States and "The Donald" that I had almost completely forgotten that...

Helping to Change the World

The other day I posted an article entitled "Changing the World?" The article told the story about the time and effort by one person to...

Changing the World?

This is not a new story, I heard it for the first time 20 or more years ago however I believe it's worth repeating. A...

Almost Legal

  These are from a book called Disorder in the Courts and are things lawyers actually said in court, word for word, taken down and...

It’s Just about the Price

“Churchill: "Madam, would you sleep with me for five million pounds?" Socialite: "My goodness, Mr. Churchill... Well, I suppose... we would have to discuss...

Optics and Conflict

Boy did the vote to increase financial compensation for Mayor and Council amount to poking a stick into a hornet's nest. People are pissed! On...

Local politicians to vote themselves a HUGE salary increase?

Will the madness never end? Just two weeks after Saint John city council expressed serious concern over rising costs at City Hall and suggested...

What’s Sauce for the Goose is Sauce for the Gander

Since it's the American Thanksgiving weekend I thought I would drop this little tid-bit on your plate to chew on. Yesterday's Washington Post's headline screamed...

Resolve….. Integrity and Conviction?

Do you know how you can tell that a politician is lying? His lips are moving. Then Now

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde?

Now...... and then......

Can “The Donald” Make America Great Again?

                      I felt compelled to write this article after learning that "The Donald" will become the next  president of the most powerful country in the...

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ….

  Come out and get into the Christmas Spirit with the students and faculty of Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick and the University of New Brunswick Saint...

Transparent not Translucent

We shall begin with two tenets of democracy: Openness and transparency are hallmarks of good government. The news media has a responsibility to serve...

The Most Powerful Wind Turbine in The World

The Enercon E-126 is a wind turbine model manufactured by the German company Enercon. With a hub height of 135 m (443 ft), rotor...

How Do You Like Me Now?

I wonder if it has ever crossed the minds of Americans to have recall legislation? Then - "I'm going to build a wall" Now - Donald Trump...