Monthly Archives: December 2012

I Hate Christmas, But It Does Have Some Benefits . . .

– It gives you an excuse to hang out with your family and friends – You don’t have to work (hopefully).  Even if you do, you’ll have few customers, and can surf Facebook while your boss is on holidays, hehehe – You  … Continue reading

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It’s Time for the Car-Free Movement to Gain Momentum

During my years in Mainland China, I was virtually “car-free”.  Public transit was great, and I often got to ride my bike everywhere.  In 2008, during my first year back in Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territories, North Turtle Island (Canada), … Continue reading

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Blayer on a Snowy December Morning

Lord of the universe, Thx for the fluffy white stuff this morning, on a cloudy, dark December morning. Guide us today in our endeavours. Help us kick the ass of injustice, while we strengthen the hands of the oppressed. Help … Continue reading

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Why the U.S. can’t give up guns until there is a new & powerful Peace Movement

Reason: the main lobby group supporting laws that continue allowing easy access to guns is the NRA, the National Rifle Association.  And where does their money come from?  Gun manufacturers and gun enthusiasts.  And what’s the money used for?  To bribe … Continue reading

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The Culture of Violence in Turtle Island (US & Canada)

I write this after the Connecticut primary school shooting. Outside my home, we have an auto dealership flying its huge national flag at half mast. People are mourning all over the place, including where I live, the Coast Salish Territories … Continue reading

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Why Turtle Island is Getting Poorer – a Video: “Tax the Rich”

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Blayer On An Awfully Early Winter Morning

Dear Chichelh Siyam (Heavenly Father), I am Your child.  Hi!  How are You today? It’s been an interesting few weeks.  Things have been happening at a whirling pace: – Work is busy, serving clients more and more. – The weather … Continue reading

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