Mayoral Memories

Today is December 22, 2014 one year and a day since Toronto’s ice storm (Mayor Ford’s mayoral powers having been given by city councillors to councillor Kelly disregarding COTA, City of Toronto Act 2006, and the Municipal Elections Act) who snow- birded it down to Florida while Mr. Ford stayed to photo-op-visit neighbourhoods suffering without furnace power in … More Mayoral Memories

The President’Utility

December 7, 2014 am. I just read a very long New York Times report about the relationships between America’s fossil fuel companies and Republican states’ attorneys general that helps demonstrate how energy companies, both material producing and service providing, are central to America’s political and economic results. An interesting side issue in this article about … More The President’Utility

Eye on the Federal Reserve

Two happenings led to my reposting this old post from peterderemigis.net: a man on the PBS Newshour speaking of possible links between The Federal Reserve and U.S. bankers; and its unexpected reappearance these December days in peterderemigis viewer stats. Eye on the Federal Reserve June 19, 2014 I’ve been watching responses to Ms. Yellen’s press conference … More Eye on the Federal Reserve