Monthly Archives: April 2019

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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Conversation with Government about taxes

Meme from Twitter April 17 2019 – Kevin Yaworski Sadly this mostly true. Does Canada or the US imprison you for owing taxes? Not sure about the US but in Canada not normally. CRA can be very aggressive and even … Continue reading

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Winters Are Only Going to Get Worse, So Researchers Invented a Way to Generate Electricity from Snowfall

Photo: Getty Andrew Liszewski April 16 219 10:05am Filed to:SNOW The farther you get from the equator, the less effective solar panels become at reliably generating power all year round. And it’s not just the shorter spans of sunlight during … Continue reading

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B.C. introduces law to require cars, trucks sold by 2040 be zero emission

(Toby Talbot/Associated Press) British Columbia Legislation aims to phase out gas-powered vehicles The Canadian Press · Posted: Apr 10, 2019 4:08 PM PT | Last Updated: April 10 The legislation would apply to new vehicles for sale or lease. reading

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Capitalism vs Socialism false dichotomy part 2

April 12 2019 — Some of the comments: – I think more and more people are unhappy with how Capitalism has evolved. Rich people aren’t playing by the same set of rules that 95% of the population has to … Continue reading

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