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Archive for January, 2016

Honour Killing At The Oscars

About every 90 minutes, an honor killing unfolds somewhere in the world, usually in a Muslim country. Pakistan alone has more than 1,000 a year, and the killers often go unpunished.

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The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust:

“On this day, we pay tribute to the memory of the millions of victims murdered during the Holocaust. We honour those who survived atrocities at the hands of the Nazi regime, and welcome their courageous stories of hope and perseverance.

“The Holocaust is a stark reminder of the dangers and risks of allowing hate, prejudice, and discrimination to spread unchallenged. It also reminds us that silence must never be an option when humanity is threatened.

“As we pause to educate ourselves and our families on the bitter lessons of the Holocaust, we also strengthen our resolve to work with domestic and international partners to continue defending human rights and condemning intolerance.”

– See more at: http://pm.gc.ca/eng/news/2016/01/27/statement-prime-minister-canada-holocaust-remembrance-day#sthash.EK3IcpwI.TT2MMRP0.dpuf

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Life Is Cheap In Saskatchewan

Danille Kerpan was killed in a 2014 collision on Highway 11.

The Crown and defense submitted a joint sentencing submission of four years. Koch will also be prohibited from driving for a total of 11 years: four years in prison and seven years after his release.

Source: CBC News

The Canadian Criminal Code Section says:

Everyone who commits an offence under paragraph 253(1)(a) and causes the death of another person as a result is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for life.

So how many people have to die to get a drunk driver a life sentence?

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The Jokes Write Themselves…

hugo_chavez_with_linda_mcquaig

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Starting at the 7:30 mark:


We know this in Canada. Frankly, our recent election reminded us all that people can respond to a positive, inclusive vision of society.

And that makes me profoundly optimistic and confident.

Canada was mostly known for its resources. I want you to know Canadians for our resourcefulness.

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Looks Like PM Selfie Got The Number Wrong

We expect that from the news media but not the Prime Minister…


Via :

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