Monthly Archives: February 2019

Read Jody Wilson-Raybould’s opening statement on SNC-Lavalin affair

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Anti-vaccine group launches billboard campaign in Toronto and surrounding area

The billboards are in a number of locations around the city, including outside of Toronto’s Eaton Centre (pictured). J.P. MOCZULSKI/THE GLOBE AND MAIL — CARLY WEEKS – The Globe and Mail FEB 26, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-anti-vaccine-group-launches-billboard-campaign-in-toronto-and/ — Commentary — The problem … Continue reading

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Supporting hate groups like the Proud Boys got far-right leader Tommy Robinson kicked off Facebook and Instagram

Image: Vice News Feb 26 2019 – Vice News plus commentary Tommy Robinson was banned from Twitter in March 2018 for similar reasons. Hate speech and promoting violence is not allowed in traditional media so why should it be allowed … Continue reading

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NATO GROUP CATFISHED SOLDIERS TO PROVE A POINT ABOUT PRIVACY

For just $60, researchers were able to identify service members in a military exercise, track their movement, and even convince them to disobey orders—all thanks to social media. DINA ALFASI/EYEEM/GETTY IMAGES — It is concerning that so many soildiers were … Continue reading

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The dark side of some industry disruptors

Sponsored ad on Facebook Feb 25 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Concerned Citizen I had noticed several of my friends had liked SkipTheDishes on Facebook and now I am seeing their sponsored ads. I don’t want to judge them. I … Continue reading

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We now know Wilson-Raybould was pressured. They just didn’t call it that

Andrew Coyne – National Post with added commentary Feb 21, 2019 — Good summary of the SNC-Lavalin affair in the National Post by Andrew Coyne covering the legal and ethical perspective and the dangerous precedence it will set if meaningful … Continue reading

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What does it take to become a morning person

UNSPLASH DAVE MCGINN – The Globe and Mail FEB 23, 2019 — Interesting article and I got some laughs out of the alarm the author is using and the ones listed at the end of the article for those that … Continue reading

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