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HIGH SCHOOL HUBRIS By Axel Conradi (Article)

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Axel Conradi

I remember reading a bumper sticker once that said,  “ Hire a teenager while he still knows everything “ . Well, I was a bit like that once and never more so than in Dr. Scammell’s English class. I was reminded of this during the recent 50th anniversary reunion of my Montreal high school graduating class when I walked right into Dr. Scammell’s old classroom.

DONALD TRUMP: THINKING OUT LOUD By Axel Conradi (Article)

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Axel Conradi

Let’s get this out of the way up front. Donald Trump is a sexist, a race baiter, a vile, repugnant, vulgar and mean-spirited man who demeans and attacks or sues all who disagree with him. He is a narcissist who thinks that only he has the answers to the nation’s ills some of which he has invented out of whole cloth. Yet.

WHERE ARE OUR POLITICAL LEADERS? By Axel Conradi

 

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Axel Conradi

This is written the day after the Governor General granted Mr. Harper permission to prorogue Parliament, thereby blessedly ending one of the most tawdry parliaments in  memory. ?  The unthinking political partisanship of all our political parties has been truly shocking.  Canada is the loser and certainly more divided by the overly heated rhetoric of the last few days. Where are our political leaders when we need them ?