Entries by Buckwheat

Some Good News from 2023

From CBC’s The Current 2024-01-03 The news in 2023 was dominated by cruelty, conflict, and climate disasters, but Angus Hervey says it was also the “best year ever” for global […]

Anti-Trans Harassment Coming to the Valley

9-year-old’s gender questioned in ‘gobsmacking’ track-and-field incident, family says Winston Szeto, Brady Strachan · CBC News · Posted: Jun 13, 2023 11:13 PM PDT | Last Updated: June 14 A man at a Kelowna track […]

The Secular Seven

From ‘Only Sky’ by Phil Zucherman, March 24, 2023 There have always been non-believers. But for the first time in recorded history, there are now numerous societies with a majority of people […]

Governing Bodies Can Implode

On August 16, 1999, Alberta’s Learning Minister, Lyle Oberg, dissolved the Calgary Board of Education and appointed temporary trustees.  The board had become so dysfunctional that it imploded.  Some board […]