Canada’s war on freedom of speech

Anyone believing there's free speech in Canada better think twice: The country's ever-expanding hate speech laws are killing what's left of the most essential liberty - most essential because without freedom of speech, there is  no freedom at all. Two weeks ago, Canada’s Senate passed Bill C-16, which puts “gender identity” and “gender expression” into … Continue reading Canada’s war on freedom of speech

Missing the Ledes on the Montreal “Anti Semitic Imam” story Lede one: Canada’s Muslims tardy Outrage

To those who like to argue that Islam is a religion of piece and those who wish to support terror and or kill Jews simply because they are Jews, this story out of Canada reported by CBC news: Imam calling for Jews to be killed in sermon at Montreal mosque draws police complaint Larger Muslim … Continue reading Missing the Ledes on the Montreal “Anti Semitic Imam” story Lede one: Canada’s Muslims tardy Outrage

Here comes Canada’s Golden Age of Prosperity for All!

. The Captain [Over loudspeakers]: Citizens, prepare yourselves. Watch for the omens. I declare a new golden age of prosperity for all. People in the streets: Hooray! The Captain [Over loudspeakers]: I say again, I declare the dawning of a new golden age of prosperity. People in the streets: Hooray! The Captain [Over loudspeakers]: Watch … Continue reading Here comes Canada’s Golden Age of Prosperity for All!

I’m Old Enough to Remember When Canada Repressed Foes of Islam

Mortimer Brewster: Aunt Abby, how can I believe you? There are twelve men down in the cellar and you admit you poisoned them. Aunt Abby Brewster: Yes, I did. But you don't think I'd stoop to telling a fib? Arsenic and Old Lace 1944 Wasn't it just a few years ago when the Government of … Continue reading I’m Old Enough to Remember When Canada Repressed Foes of Islam

Canada poised to outflank Obama on Keystone XL dithering

By John Ruberry President Obama may soon find out what how it feels to be un-upped by Canada in a hockey-style shootout. Since his inauguration nearly six years ago, Obama has been dragging his feet in regards to approving the Keystone XL pipeline. The proposed pipeline will bring much-needed petroleum from our friends in Alberta … Continue reading Canada poised to outflank Obama on Keystone XL dithering

Congratulations Legal Hookers now PAY UP!

Another big win in the culture wars for the left as the Supreme Court of Canada has legalized Prostitution. Canada's highest court struck down the country's anti-prostitution laws Friday, a victory for sex workers who had argued that a ban on brothels and other measures made their profession more dangerous. The ruling drew criticism from … Continue reading Congratulations Legal Hookers now PAY UP!

Canada: Police against Free Speech

This sounds a tad odd: Toronto Police won’t say how they’ll handle an anti-Islamist firebrand set to give a speech in the city — after police in Thornhill forced a rabbi to cancel her scheduled talk at a synagogue there. Pamela Geller, a controversial speaker best known for protesting a planned mosque near Ground Zero … Continue reading Canada: Police against Free Speech

More progress for women in Jihad from Canada:

Progress in securing rights and opportunities for women in Islam have been few and far between yet another lady has shown that Jihad is one area where women continue to challenge the glass ceiling. A Quebec activist who fought the stereotyping of Muslims was charged with supporting terrorism on Friday after an RCMP investigation linked … Continue reading More progress for women in Jihad from Canada:

A victory for free speech in Canada…

Some great news via Ace of Spades HQ from Canada: The Conservative government voted late Wednesday to repeal controversial sections of the Canadian Human Rights Act banning hate speech over the telephone or Internet. In a vote of 153 to 136, the majority Harper government supported a private member's bill from Alberta Conservative MP Brian … Continue reading A victory for free speech in Canada…

…and so’s your “climate change”

In my last post I mentioned we would not have to wait to tweak the MSM over "climate change", naturally readers might have thought I was talking about the new batch of e-mails. Nope I'm talking about another story that the MSM is giving no attention to: BBC: Nov 28th 2011 Canada will not make … Continue reading …and so’s your “climate change”

Boston would have been burned to the ground decades ago…

...if people around here were half the sore losers that the people of Vancouver BC were. Police shut down bridges coming into downtown Vancouver as the mob set two police cars on fire. The officers in full riot gear used flash-bang grenades, while the angry mob threw chairs back at them in retaliation. I was … Continue reading Boston would have been burned to the ground decades ago…

How bad must Canadian Liberals be…

if Canadian Conservatives introduce something like this: Clause Five criminalizes the "hyperlink" - that's to say, if you include a link to a site "where hate material is posted", you could go to jail for two years. O'Leary is unhappy, the question I ask is? Who decides what is a hate site? Hopefully nobody who … Continue reading How bad must Canadian Liberals be…

If you want to know what anti-life and government healthcare leads to

it's this: A Windsor, Ont. couple's fight to bring their gravely ill baby home to die ended in bitter tears Thursday when a Superior Court judge dismissed their appeal to stop doctors from removing the infant's breathing tube at the hospital. The father and relatives of one-year-old Joseph Maraachli wept outside a London courthouse after … Continue reading If you want to know what anti-life and government healthcare leads to

I wonder how many copies of Money for Nothing were sold off iTunes yesterday?

I seem to recall a time when people who were considered "liberal" absolutely rushed to buy banned books and music to support artists repressed by uptight adults who didn't get it. Who ever thought that would be Canada: The Dire Straits song “Money for Nothing” was ruled by the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council to be … Continue reading I wonder how many copies of Money for Nothing were sold off iTunes yesterday?

Oh Canada that Bastion of free speech fear

A Mark Steyn speech in at the University of Western Ontario was proving too popular so they searched for a venue that was larger. The London Convention Centre owned by the city was a good choice but the city had other ideas: "The reason offered by the LCC [in a Tuesday morning phone call] was … Continue reading Oh Canada that Bastion of free speech fear