Category Archives: Prince Edward Island

Carbon Tax?

My goodness, the arguments and outright rejections of the carbon tax. People really have to start thinking for themselves and stop listening to politicians like Scheer or Ford.. I was disappointed to hear Dennis King sing from the conservative song … Continue reading

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PEI Leaders Debate.

The clear winner in last nights debate was in my opinion Peter Bevan Baker. He spoke clearly and with an even tone, he explained his policies and was never shy to point to the liberal failures. Joe Byrne did a … Continue reading

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Politics by Arrogance!

I grow weary listening to John Barrett tell us we are not smart enough to understand MMP. If we just reflect on what FPTP has provided us over the last 12 years surely change is needed. Ghiz promised in 2008 … Continue reading

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Angry Pat Mella

I see another letter to the editor from Pat Mella in today’s Guardian newspaper (12th April 2019). A few things come to mind when I read her opinions. She is often angry, often opinionated, and often wrong. Her latest claim … Continue reading

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The Garden of the Gulf.

It seems so long ago now but I still have wonderful memories of my first days on Prince Edward Island. I arrived late evening on 31st October 1969, and recall swerving on the highway out of Borden to miss a … Continue reading

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The Carbon Tax?

There are differing views on whether this carbon tax will actually reduce emissions ? Frankly, I’m still in the undecided group. I do understand the theory, if gas costs more we will use less. However, I still see large numbers … Continue reading

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Know the Facts.?

The slogan of the NO campaign is “know the facts”! Well here are several facts that the yes side would like you to know. It’s a fact Wade MacLauchlan ignored democracy and the will of islanders when he refused to … Continue reading

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Not Wayne Easter Again?

I really find it tiresome that CBC radio and television continually call upon Easter to offer his bias opinions on JWR and the SNC Lavalin affair. First of all he is a yes man and will always back up his … Continue reading

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Primary autoimmune hemolytic anemia

Quite a mouthful eh! In layman’s terms it means a persons immune system is attacking and destroying red blood cells. In my case I was five pints of blood short when diagnosed. It’s a very rare disease that a great … Continue reading

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Why I’m Voting Green

In many ways I’m fortunate to have reached the grand old age of 80, some might think I’m just an old fool.. However, I really care about the future, but it is not mine, it belongs to my children and … Continue reading

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