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Give me the right to think for myself

“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger”, goes the tune playing in the background of a lip-dub I watching this morning. (View Video Here) The Canadian election has us all in knots.  We have had the highest advance poll voter … Continue reading

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My Canada

My Canada is a land of freedom – but I must stand on guard that it remains that way. My Canada is a land of promise, of hope – but I must not simply expect that to happen. It is … Continue reading

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Am I More Literate Because I Know Shakespeare?

“A sailor’s wife had chestnuts in her lap and munch’d and munch’d and munch’d…” (Macbeth) Yup.  I still remember that line more than 30 years later.  I have actually quoted it, maybe twice, to entertain my students when we were … Continue reading

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