The Contradiction of Khadr and Rivera

Contradiction… Marx said capitalism and other systems were rife with contradictions that made up the social tensions that we are faced with. But contradiction is necessary to perpetuate the rotten systems that we have used in the past. The contradiction of classes primarily. However sometimes these contradictions are not what they appear to be. They…

Worthington’s Disgraceful Defence Of Cowardice

Two years ago a Canadian Armed Forces Captain, Rob Semrau, was convicted of “disgraceful conduct” because he executed a wounded unarmed combatant. As a result of this he placed on trial but found not guilty of “murder, attempted murder and negligence of duty”. After the trial the court-martial for the matter Judge Jean-Guy Perron had…

Seperate Schools for Blacks And Gays?

One of Mao’s better known works that sticks in my mind is the essay, “Combat Liberalism”. In it he describes the harmful effects that liberalism takes upon the society and its people. He wrote it because they “stand for active ideological struggle because it is the weapon for ensuring unity…”. Of course he meant it…

Sun Media Using Teenage Students

Sun Media is no stranger to hypocrisy, nor am I am stranger to pointing it out and criticizing it. Almost daily they make complaints about actions taken by liberals that they themselves and they’re masters in the Conservative Party take. On Monday the 18th this was taken to a very sad low. Using teenagers for…

Gas Station Worker Killed Over Gas Price

A human life was worth $112.85. Recently a gas station attendant in Toronto was killed trying to stop somebody from pumping gas and driving off. This concerns me as person who works at a gas station. They are saying that the oil companies are telling their employees not to go after anyone who drives off…

Sun Media Hypocrisy On Religion And State

The Toronto Sun is one the most ardent defenders of religion in this country. At least a few times a week you can find some article deploring the the removal of the Church from having influence over society. They cried incessantly when it was decided that Gay/Straight Alliances were allowed to exist in Catholic schools.…