Budget bill contains environment policy overhaul – Politics – CBC News

http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/story/2012/04/26/pol-budget-implementation-bill.html?cmp=rss&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter finally government shows real principles that move conservatives: economy controlls society, not the other way around. Stuffing societal changes in the budget is truly telling.

Buy American… Canadian take

Just realized today how much “buy American” actually implies for people living in Canada. If you think about it – it is actually a honourable campaign to support (and there’s…

Descending into medieval times?

So it looks like we’re descending into medieval times: http://www.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/int/news/-/news/uk-england-14794472 Group worship in this era? Looking through book of arts looks like female breasts were a must on majority of…

Patents and why I hate them

http://arstechnica.com/old/content/2008/07/book-review-7-08.ars http://blogs.forbes.com/timothylee/2011/07/07/microsofts-android-shakedown/   http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/08/17/golsing_on_sun_goofy_patent_contestas/

Porn again

With the onslaught of internet opinions/articles/news sources it gets harder to distinguish those genuine and unbiased or technically accurate from those that are not. Considering that Internet is nothing else…

DRM and what does it really mean to you

http://www.michaelgeist.ca/ http://www.groklaw.net/ http://www.fsf.org/campaigns/drm.html http://www.defectivebydesign.org/ taking French course at Athabasca University and having to deal with “online-only” materials, hard-to-rip discs. Now take a look at prices too. reading books on eBook…

Do no evil, see no evil, hear no evil

There was a lot of co incidents lately: me reading Slavoj Žižek, BBC quoting Marx, Adbusters quoting Marx statistics on crazy people percentile in a capitalist society going up over time and…