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Prohibited items for air passengers

Transport Canada announced 2 weeks ago changes to the list of prohibited items for air passengers, which will come into effect on November 27th, 2017.  The federal government will allow small knife blades 6 centimetres or less, except on flights to the United States due to their own regulations. Retractable knives will remain prohibited on... Continue Reading →

Religion & Government

The following quote is from the United States, but I agree with the meaning behind it. I think that's the intent behind the quote is that we should elect a person to represent all citizens regardless of gender, skin colour, sexual orientation and religious preference. A person who will make that choice in the best interest of... Continue Reading →

In the name of religion

All organized religion is innately abusive in its demands for subjugation, particularly for women. "It is said that peace is the basic tenet of all religion. Yet it is in the name of religion that there has been so much disturbance, bloodshed and persecution. It is indeed a pity that even at the close of... Continue Reading →

Embrace of immigration

Few countries in the world can match Canada’s embrace of immigration and the integration of immigrants into our communities. In terms of immigration, the Government of Quebec has always been at the forefront. In 1968, Quebec had a Ministry of Immigration. In 2014,  the Minister of Immigration was renamed Diversity and Inclusion (MIDI). By doing... Continue Reading →

Hatred is learned

Love comes naturally. Hatred is learned. Why are police and justice having such a difficult time calling racist, gendered and sexual orientation targeted crime tried as heinous hate crimes? If the authorities do not set the example< these hate crimes will keep happening and will grow in frequency. A first nation woman in Thunder Bay was... Continue Reading →

Religion and Law Must Stay Separate

Religion and Law Must Stay Separate The law in the province of Quebec does not have to take into account the religious or cultural peculiarities of everyone. The law is blind. The law does not care about the colour of your skin, your sex, your sexual orientation, your religion and your origins. We are all united... Continue Reading →

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