Dr. Mike Ackermann’s Answer to RCMP Unfinished Receiver Edict

Dr. Mike Ackermann is one of my favourite people.  He’s intelligent and has a heart bigger than the Atlantic ocean. He’s on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Shooting Sports Association (CSSA) and devotes incredible amounts of time, energy

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Britain Votes to Leave EU, PM David Cameron Resigns and World Freaks Out!

#Brexit It’s was historic day that had Britain vote to leave the European Union, David Cameron resign as British Prime Minister, the British Pound drop 12% overnight and world stock markets go absolutely crazy. All in all it was a

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Ken Thompson Loved His Children by Brian Bedard

I admit I never gave much thought to Family Law. Like many people looking from the outside in, I figured our court system was designed to serve justice, and I thought that people who complained about it were probably just

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The RCMP Hates Only One Thing More Than Firearms: Firearm Owners

The priorities of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are screwed up. You may think tracking down child pornographers might be a bigger priority for RCMP investigators but I suspect you would be wrong. The RCMP seems far more intent

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CSIS Does “End-Run” Around Privacy Law to Spy on Canadians Abroad

It’s as horrifying as it is becoming routine: Canadian police agencies lying to Judges in Court so they can keep violating the law they are supposed to uphold.  This time is the Canadian spy agency CSIS that’s caught in the

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Heading to the US? Be Warned: Canadian Government Discloses Personal Medical Records to Americans

Is it unreasonable to think your personal, private medical records would remain, well, private? No, it is not. The Canadian Government, however, is not acting reasonably, as one unfortunate woman discovered as she tried to visit the United States to

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Even the Rich and Famous must suffer the Fools of Airport Security

In the realm of human stupidity it’s hard to do worse than the intrepid fools who inhabit the ranks of airport security.  There common sense is verboten and the ability to think rationally… well, let’s just say it’s not welcome

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Unions and Public Sector Service Don’t Mix

If you need hard evidence that unions and public service don’t mix, consider that one of the people allegedly responsible for the sinking of the Queen of the North in 2006 is only now going to finally face justice. And

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Road Pricing: A new tax to pay what our gasoline taxes supposedly pay for, with added bonus of spying on us 24×7

Government is innately wasteful.  It’s a simple enough concept to understand really. When a group of people are not accountable for the money they spend there is no incentive to spend that money wisely. While a simple concept, bureaucrats and

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Canadian Public School System is a Breeding Ground for Stupidity by Jane Gaffin

Over a 100 years ago, when immigrants came to clear and farm Canadian land, the community members quickly built churches for various denominations. Then came the schoolhouses. The provincial government helped finance the structures that served the dual purpose as

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Edmonton School Bureaucrats Are Morons

When I say that Edmonton school bureaucrats are morons, I am directing my ire at the bureaucratic buffoons who believe life is a fantasy directed by them personally. Back in June of 2012 Edmonton school teacher Lynden Dorval was suspended

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When is your private property not your own? Whenever a bureaucritter of the Nanny State says so.

Michel Beauchamp and Josee Landry's front yard garden

We like to believe that when we make the most expensive purchase of our lives, our family home, we’re actually the ones who own it.  It’s a fallacy, however, as more and more homeowners, if I can even call them

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