Monthly Archives: April 2016

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    Climate: Time to do what is necessary

    Posted on April 25, 2016 by in Climate Change, MARK'S REMARKS, Politics

    The following article is by Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada, and reproduced from her web site and blog. On Monday, April 25th, 2016 in Articles by Elizabeth, COP 21 “I write this from the train heading back from New York to Canada.  The last time I made this trip was September […]

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  • Earth Day Irony 2016

    Posted on April 22, 2016 by in Climate Change, MARK'S REMARKS, Politics

      Last November our valiant national and environmental leaders gathered en masse in Paris to set some goals to deal with climate change. Today 175 of them met at the United Nations in New York to sign the document committing themselves to proceed with implementing those goals after our Parliaments ratify their signatures. How much […]

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  • Eight Principles That Will Guide Electoral Reform

    Posted on April 17, 2016 by in MARK'S REMARKS, Politics

      The following letter was sent to The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of Democratic Institutions, following publication (with comments) in iPolitics of the eight principles she enunciated on Thursday 14 April 2016. The full letter, which includes references and  footnotes, can be downloaded from here. April 17, 2016 Dear Ms. Monsef: Eight Principles That Will […]

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