September 30, 2013 The quotation that follows was copied and pasted from a Colorado Suncor(Canada’s energy company) website. It is the result of my continuing effort to understand why Suncor is called a Canadian company when it began as a subsidiary of America’s Sun Co./Sun Oil of the USA. and its take over of Petro … More Suncor Energy Colorado/ Suncor Canada?
“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
September 22, 2013 The province of Ontario has obviously been planning the amalgamation of hospitals for some time. I had been unaware of these plans and am still ignorant of the functions of the LHIN given its authority by Local Health System Integration Act, 2006. But I believe that the word “Integration” in the Act’s … More Local Health System Integration Act, 2006
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
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?
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
September 8, 2013 As in 2008 Mr. Obama evoked images of the Great Depression, today Mr. Kerry evokes images of the second Great War. . Mr Kerry said the international community was facing a “Munich moment” – a reference to the policy of appeasement that failed to stop Nazi Germany in the 1930s. Great War