The Sir Robert Bond Papers: The Andrew Potter Affair #nlpoli #cdnpoli

For those interested in the controversy caused by an opinion piece in Macleans,  here are some useful links. 1.  “How a snowstorm exposed Quebec’s real problem: social malaise”  Sub-head:  “The issues that led to the shutdown of a Montreal highway that left drivers stranded go beyond mere political dysfunction”  Andrew Potter’s original piece,  with some ...

Politics and its Discontents: So Much For Academic Freedom

You only have to watch the first two minutes of this video to see the unhealthy and evil influence of the Koch brothers. The video also helps demonstrate why I love Rachel Maddow. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Recommend this Post

Impolitical: On academic freedom

Jim Balsillie has an op-ed in the Globe today in the wake of the rejection by York University of a major investment by him of about $30 million that was to be matched by the province: “Academic freedom at York University? More like academic myopia.” Here’s what he says was his condition on the deal: ...