Monthly Archives: April 2019

B.C. man sues Twitter for alleged ‘defamatory’ tweets linked to U.S. election

The Canadian Press Published Saturday, April 27, 2019 2:53PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, April 27, 2019 4:00PM EDT CTV News https://www.ctvnews.ca/mobile/canada/b-c-man-sues-twitter-for-alleged-defamatory-tweets-linked-to-u-s-election-1.4398081

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Facebook data leak: Province-by-province breakdown of affected Canadians | CTV News

FILE – In this April 18, 2017 file photo, conference workers speak in front of a demo booth at Facebook’s annual F8 developer conference, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File) Facebook data leak: Province-by-province breakdown of affected Canadians … Continue reading

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Compost accelerating

April 26 2019 – Kevin Yaworski A friend heard I was composting and asked what I thought about compost accelerators. I had never heard of them but after some quick reading it sounds like you can accelerate naturally or buy … Continue reading

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Privacy Commissioner takes Facebook to court over violations

ADRIAN WYLD/THE CANADIAN PRESS BILL CURRY TAMSIN MCMAHON U.S. CORRESPONDENT OTTAWA PUBLISHED APRIL 25, 2019 UPDATED APRIL 25, 2019 — Federal Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien launched the investigation in March, 2018, in response to an international scandal over misuse of … Continue reading

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PMO vets potential judges with private Liberal database

LARS HAGBERG/AFP/GETTY IMAGES – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives to speak to the media at the national press gallery in Ottawa, on March 7, 2019. The Globe and Mail DANIEL LEBLANC – PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS REPORTER, TOM CARDOSO PUBLISHED APRIL … Continue reading

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Oil Tankers, protesting, Irving and Canadian oil and gas

Canada Action Black outline denotes where ENGO’s are fighting to ban tankers. Red shapes are tankers. All the while the world is closing in on consuming 100 million barrels of oil a day. ENGO’s only want to land-lock Canadian oil. … Continue reading

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Has the populist wave crested?

Has the populist wave crested? Three years ago, it seemed like a tide of far-right discontent would wash away political orders around the world. A lot has changed since then JOHN RAPLEY SPECIAL TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED MARCH … Continue reading

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Why are many liberal leaders being called socialists or communists and Conservative leaders fascists or authoritarians?

A two dimensional view of the political spectrum. April 19 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Concerned Citizen Many political right and left wing supporters resorting to extreme views and opinions to try and make their points. Less and less importance … Continue reading

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High number of foreign students in Canada and some other western countries

Student numbers from Statistics Canada and some other western countries April 17 2019 – Concerned Citizens Several posts on social misleadia are saying “In Canada, even high school officials boast about bringing in foreign students for high schools. There is … Continue reading

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This is why you shouldn’t use sms texts for two-factor authentication

Tech Cybersecurity Cryptocurrency 42 comments Researchers show how to hijack a text message By Russell Brandom Sep 18, 2017, 1:17pm EDT — SMS / Texting does not use encryption by default and the messages can be intercepted or copied on … Continue reading

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