New Zealand Mosque Mass Shooting

“One of New Zealand’s darkest days” Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand Prime Minister Mosques across New Zealand have closed their doors along with stores and restaurants. Christchurch New Zealand is in lockdown. Today at 1:40 pm local time, the worst mass shooting in New Zealand’s history began in Christchurch. The shooter entered Al Noor mosque. He … Continue reading New Zealand Mosque Mass Shooting

A “Living Wage”

Jennifer, a restaurant server, working her minimum wage job can barely pay the bills. Some months, not all the bills get paid. She lives paycheque to paycheque. If she gets sick, she does not work or get paid. Inequality between the rich and poor sits at an all-time high. The working poor rack up debt … Continue reading A “Living Wage”

Understanding Your Conservative SNOWFLAKE Family

Most of your conservative family are SNOWFLAKES! Once mildly challenged, they will melt like Frosty the Snowman in Miami and walk away (or straight-up leave depending on their maturity level). Factual accounts of reality hurt their delicate feelings. CONs cannot cope. They need a safe space where no one can disagree with them. CONs do … Continue reading Understanding Your Conservative SNOWFLAKE Family

Brexit: Chequers vs Canada Plus

Brexit is the only thing people are talking about. Theresa May's Chequers deal created a considerable amount of Brexit discourse. Numerous Conservative MPs will not support it; meaning Chequers would fail. In Parliament, the political parties formed a heated environment with outrageous hyperbole. Time to look at facts by comparing May’s Chequers verse the Canada … Continue reading Brexit: Chequers vs Canada Plus

How Taxation Works

I cannot believe I have to write this article. Repeatedly, Conservative politicians say tax increases would eat all a company’s profit.Tax increases would force them into bankruptcy. Newsflash! Companies are taxed on their PROFITS NOT THEIR REVENUES! Companies pay more tax on their profits which reduces money paid to owners and shareholders. The owners and … Continue reading How Taxation Works