The Danforth

For some years I’ve been learning the importance of motorized vehicles to the human identity. Where I moved to about 20 years ago from Bloor and Yonge, autos with opaquely misted windows keep me guessing about who’s inside, whether they are neighbours or just passers-by. For those same 20 years or so I’ve ridden the … More The Danforth

One More Warning

I hear the end of the world will finally arrive in a few days. Someone else was reading the Book of Revelations. Anyone who wants to be really scared should read Isaiah’s prophecies. He catalogues all the effects of our planet’s final days when everything goes dark.

What-is-the problem?

January 15, 2015 Today I was reminded of how easy it is to misunderstand a television presentation: in this case a televised press conference about the recently released TDSB Review (Toronto District School Board Review) . Ontario’s minister of education and the person who did the Review said that there was a “culture of fear” among the … More What-is-the problem?