Tag Archives: Canada


As the FIPA fiasco continues to unfold, it turns out that the “experts” who are speaking in favour of the trade deal with China all seem to be employed by law firms that do the arbitration between nations and corporations. That is to say, … Continue reading


Posted in Ramble | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

deafening silence

I got turned on to this video clip today. The content itself isn’t particularly entertaining. It is mostly just clapping or silence. What it suggests is far more interesting. It is a series of excerpts from the live stream of the UN General … Continue reading

Posted in Ramble | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

no presents of mined

Inspired by this blog of open letters, I decided to publicly publish the letter I just sent to the Secretariat responsible for delivering a FIPA report to the government this Sunday. If you want to send your own letter, here is a … Continue reading

Posted in Ramble | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments