Mr. Obama and Limits of Power

“Obama in Wide-Ranging UN Speech Defends American Power, but Acknowledges its Limits” …Despite a war-weary American public and its declining reliance on Middle Eastern oil, Mr. Obama insisted the United States would continue to be an active player in the region, defending its interests; advocating for democratic principles; working to resolve sectarian conflicts in countries … More Mr. Obama and Limits of Power

LHIN: Scarborough, Ontario

September 20, 2013 This morning I looked at a report in yesterday’s Scarborough Mirror, a Metroland publication.It tells of how with the Ontario Government Scarborough’s LHIN(Local Health Integration Network)and the Hay Group, a global management team, will refresh a strategic plan to amalgamate hospital services in Scarborough to save money. Since I thought I had … More LHIN: Scarborough, Ontario

How Did Sun Oil Become Suncor;then Petro Canada?

Today, June, 27, 2013; a BNN broadcaster informed me that Suncor was Canada’s biggest diversified energy company. And I  didn’t believe him. And many perhaps weren’t paying attention, or many simply believed that Suncor is a Canadian company( though it left Sunoco in 1995 a descendant of Sun Oil, & currently sells Petro Canada products, and … More How Did Sun Oil Become Suncor;then Petro Canada?

Thinking, Using, Exploding

September 9,2013 Talk of the US and others attacking Syria has persisted for almost as long as the two-year uprising itself. Sometimes the word democracy pops up as in Egypt where an American spokesman has said that the Egyptian army takeover this July ensures democracy; regime change as in Iraq, as in Libya sometimes has … More Thinking, Using, Exploding