Category Archives: Civilization

Questioning the COVID Narrative

“The greatest tyrannies are always perpetuated in the name of the noblest causes.” —Thomas Paine A little healthy skepticism goes a long way. Not only does it protect us from the many ways we can be defrauded in the marketplace, … Continue reading

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Convergence event explores civil discourse

A former chair of the David Suzuki Foundation and a long-time Nelson city councillor will be the two featured speakers at the 5th annual Convergence Writers’ Weekend in Silverton, B.C. June 15 and 16. The theme of this year’s Convergence … Continue reading

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Deconstructing Empire: a Review of ‘The Emperor’

“Tired, looking as if they hadn’t slept, they acted under feverish stress, pursuing their victims in the stale air of hatred and fear that surrounded them all. They had no shield but the Emperor, and the Emperor could undo them … Continue reading

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