Montreal Simon: The Con Assault on Via Rail

Ever since I was a boy, trains have been my favourite way to travel. I love gliding along, stretched out in a comfortable seat with plenty of leg room, reading a book, checking out the web, having a snack and a coffee.  Or just staring out of the big windows at the awesomeness of Canada. ...

cmkl: Train drivers and bus drivers

So there are three train engineers dead after their train derailed in Burlington, ON today. It’ll be a year before we know the how and the why of what happened.