Archive | August, 2007

Hiroshima Day, 2007

Today is the 62nd anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. I wanted to share with you this op-ed which appears in the Halifax Daily News, written by one of my freinds in the Halifax Peace Initiative. Nuclear weapons greater threat than global warming The Daily News (Halifax) Monday, August 6, […]

If O'Connor Goes Now, Do the Generals Win?

News reports are predicting that Defence Minister Gordon O’Connor will be shuffled out of the cabinet in the coming days. While many people have been calling for him to be removed, myself included, ironically the timing is very bad. The military (i.e. General Hillier) has been openly challenging O’Connor and the government on defence policy. […]