Saturday, December 23, 2006

Daily Digest December 21-22-23, 2006

Joe Hueglin wrote:
The DAILY DIGEST: INFORMATION and OPINION from ST. JOHN’S to VICTORIA.

Canadian troops surround Taliban
NATO forces leave Afghan insurgents 2 choices: Surrender, or fight way out
http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/story.html?id=ce19040c-55c8-4c38-8351-36d115ecca48

Afghan dangers will continue: Harper
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/164281

Logistical snags hamper mission to woo Afghans
Elders not ready for planned meeting; farm implement gifts go astray
http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/story.html?id=74ba4383-2cdd-4687-8f3b-096947aa6d5d

Canada to send more high-tech guns to Afghanistan in new year
http://www.macleans.ca/topstories/news/shownews.jsp?content=n122199A

A wrong-headed war
http://thechronicleherald.ca/Opinion/548791.html

Harper: I'm ready to be defeated over Afghanistan
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061221.wxharper21/BNStory/National/home

Wishing peace for Afghanistan
http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/editorials/story.html?id=50e54e47-feec-4ca3-bcae-4aa66a3582b8

No quick fix for Afghanistan amid stubborn insurgency, complex social rift
http://www.macleans.ca/topstories/politics/news/shownews.jsp?content=n122041A

Rigorous debate needed on Afghanistan mission
http://www.thesudburystar.com/webapp/sitepages/content.asp?contentid=330572&catname=Editorial&classif =

Into the Taliban heartland
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/164679


Canadian border agency disputes claim it's using U.S. screening system
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=b6eb2ffe-c4a1-4bce-9c2c-41cb92edb40d&k=17184

U.S. snubs Canada's Arar plea
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061222.wmackay22/BNStory/National/home

U.S. eyes drug import law
http://www.canada.com/reginaleaderpost/news/canada_world/story.html?id=39deebfa-b734-4363-aeb8-9bf63f6949f8

Homeland Security Admits TSA Broke Rules
http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7005946361


Will We Have a Spring or a Winter Election?
http://www.embassymag.ca/html/index.php?display=story&full_path=/2006/december/20/durkan/

Quebec clues indicate election not imminent
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/163150

Wheat board to top Ottawa agenda
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061220.wdion1220/BNStory/Front/home

Single-desk 'beneficial'
Multiple-seller would have lost $59M for barley, report suggests
http://www.canada.com/saskatoonstarphoenix/news/business/story.html?id=6c6917cc-a7fb-4f77-a47a-3631e2d33d0e&rfp=dta

Wise politics to obtain a coveted majority?
http://ensign.ftlcomm.com/editorials/LTE/hueglin/hueglinList/hueglin99/majority.html

Harper takes on grand institution
Tories' quest to dismantle Wheat Board is part ideological – and part just baffling
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/163816

Farmers merely want freedom
http://calsun.canoe.ca/News/Columnists/Corbella_Licia/2006/12/21/2913182.html

Canadian Wheat under pressure
Government seeks to impose dual marketing system (Scott Yates is based in Spokane)
http://capitalpress.info/Main.asp?SectionID=67&ArticleID=29359

Liberal government would stop dismantling of Canadian Wheat Board: Dion
http://www.macleans.ca/topstories/politics/news/shownews.jsp?content=n122071A

Keep ideology out of wheat board
http://www.thestar.com/opinion/article/164141

Serving the customer
Wheat board ignores needs of its clients
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/westview/story/3821898p-4421305c.html

Wheat crew cashing in
http://calsun.canoe.ca/News/National/2006/12/23/2950256-sun.html

The CWB's bogus bonus
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=0702750d-451d-4c9c-aed8-d1c829db552d


The proper order of things
http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/editorials/story.html?id=2af4e66a-4d1c-4585-833e-2e82fa96b850

The Parliamentary Press Gallery and Government Contracts
http://davidakin.blogware.com/blog/_archives/2006/12/21/2589304.html

Reclaiming sponsorship scandal money
http://davidakin.blogware.com/blog/_archives/2006/12/21/2589101.html

Immigrant MPs reply to attacks on dual citizenship
http://www.canada.com/components/print.aspx?id=f0935d71-41ab-4d68-8c2b-bf614f155802&k=53353

Duceppe denies plan to topple government
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061223.wxduceppe23/BNStory/National/home

Harper dismisses key Gomery proposals
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061221.wxgomery21/BNStory/National/home

Harper calls Hamas 'genocidal'
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20061221.HARPER21/TPStory/TPNational/Politics/

Harper heads for his defining moment in the new year
http://www.canada.com/theprovince/news/editorial/story.html?id=bc9fd57e-1884-479c-9f22-d63e094a6c50

Harper's rapid rise
http://www.canada.com/reginaleaderpost/news/viewpoints/story.html?id=d6a1404c-c3ea-4238-9297-d3bdc379dcc1

Searching for Bev Oda
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20061223.ODA23/TPStory/TPEntertainment/Politics/

Harper heads for his defining moment in the new year 
http://www.canada.com/theprovince/news/editorial/story.html?id=bc9fd57e-1884-479c-9f22-d63e094a6c50

Most Canadians back Harper's Senate reform plans, poll suggests
http://www.macleans.ca/topstories/politics/news/shownews.jsp?content=n122037A

Harper says there is no fixed definition of the 'Quebecois' nation
http://www.macleans.ca/topstories/politics/news/shownews.jsp?content=n121987A

Harper rejects key Gomery proposals
http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2006/12/21/harper-gomery.html

Grit link alleged in 'boondoggle'
http://calsun.canoe.ca/News/National/2006/12/21/2913280-sun.html

Feds announce new $345M program to promote biofuel
http://calsun.canoe.ca/News/National/2006/12/21/2913269-sun.html

Shovelling More Cash At Ethanol
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=8d55cecf-7451-4c83-a039-5ddd3f705194

PM denies climate-change shift
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/163817

Harper discovers the environment
http://www.therecord.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=record/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1166741441026&call_pageid=1024322168441&col=1024322320546

Warrior in power
http://www.edmontonsun.com/Comment/Commentary/2006/12/23/2949978-sun.html

Day told to clean up website, critics say
Tories embarrassed by minister's ridicule of climate change
http://www.canada.com/montrealgazette/news/story.html?id=4cf7b66c-e2ae-472d-94ac-dfcc0e712c1b

THE ENVIRONMENT: TheStar.com - opinion - Ottawa hides dirty little secrets
http://www.thestar.com/opinion/article/163568

Ottawa funding C. difficile research
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/163791

Critics troubled by new fertility panel
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061223.wxrepro23/BNStory/specialScienceandHealth/home

Harper's Christmas Carol
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/164577

Even now, he's largely unknowable
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/164569


Liberals aim to mount battle in every riding
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061223.wxliberals23/BNStory/National/home

Voters see Dion as blank canvas with very good potential as PM: poll
http://www.macleans.ca/topstories/politics/news/shownews.jsp?content=n122181A

Dion keeps friends close, rivals closer
http://www.thestar.com/News/article/163569

Dion's busily healing party for early election
http://www.hamiltonspectator.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?GXHC_gx_session_id_=6ba82226e33c3234&pagename=hamilton/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1166741438956&call_pageid=1020420665036&col=1112188062581

Dream team or nightmare?
http://thechronicleherald.ca/Editorial/548786.html

Dion's win is latest symbol of bottom-up politics, says Gordon Chong
http://www.thestar.com/opinion/article/163599

Rae, Brison to work on Grit Election Platform
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=56c509c3-365a-4d87-a54d-f87b6fd422e1

Dion's faulty arithmetic
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=14ae890d-3088-4134-935e-1f6b1f0bfa18

Dion vows he would roll back shakeup at Wheat Board 
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/financialpost/story.html?id=24d9d135-1499-4455-a4bb-03df98991061&rfp=dta


Our disaster obsession
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=168b796c-ad01-4e3c-a951-78504dbc79e3

Aboriginal Group Eyes Carbon Credits
B.C.'s Haida Aim To Replant Old Forest Clearcuts
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/financialpost/story.html?id=80ba38c1-40ad-4c2d-8f8f-baabf208f9d9

Unsportsmanlike ruling
http://www.canada.com/calgaryherald/news/theeditorialpage/story.html?id=930114d0-bccf-495e-9c4c-7ab314aebc5b

End-game For Trusts
http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/story.html?id=96f04eb7-6d57-40d8-a0fd-1f56e9fccc51

The Muslim Mary
If you are looking for the religious text with the most references to Mary, the mother of Jesus, look no further than the Koran, Jennifer Green writes.
http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/story.html?id=a3146ea8-5c72-4be2-b9ce-f688c0cf6b49

Sex trade: Time to reassess the law
http://www.canada.com/windsorstar/news/editorial/story.html?id=4a68e972-eb18-4687-b3d0-fa3bbdbe4310

Pearson ID card 'chaos'
All workers must have new security badge by the end of the year
http://www.torontosun.com/News/TorontoAndGTA/2006/12/23/2950342-sun.html


L'Opération Bazz Tsuka entre dans sa phase ultime
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061223/CPACTUALITES/61223058/5846/CPACTUALITES

Par la bouche de Cannon
www.ledevoir.com/2006/12/23/125765.html

David Emerson et la gestion de l'offre - Les agriculteurs veulent des explications
http://www.ledevoir.com/2006/12/23/125813.html

Le Canada appuie «sans réserve» les sanctions contre l'Iran
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061223/CPACTUALITES/61223040/1025/FRONTPAGE

L'armée accapare le quart du budget publicitaire
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061222/CPACTUALITES/61221065/1025/FRONTPAGE

Quatre des 14 Cormoran de l'armée cloués au sol
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061222/CPACTUALITES/61222023/1025/FRONTPAGE

Emerson entrevoit la fin de la gestion de l'offre
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061221/CPACTUALITES/61221166/1025/FRONTPAGE

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        A potpourri from the last three days grouped into some sort of order.  Two links follow. The first A Conversation with the Prime Minister Updated Sat. Dec. 23  2006 7:19 PM ET http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20061221/harper_year_end_061221/20061223?hub=TopStories
        
        The second the sharing of a personal positive for writers of Letters to the Editor - being published by the Toronto Star The government is erring in not working        with the farmer elected board members to adapt the system http://www.thestar.com/opinion/article/164499

                 Hope you enjoy or have enjoyed your Christmas
                 depending upon when you read this post.

                           Joe

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Bill Longworth

Subject: FW: Fairness and Justice for the Canadian Work Force

So here is the final version and sent to the mail list below....all the major newspapers and media in each province + important politicos...had to limit it to 50 recipients as this is the email limit on hotmail.  Hopefully with an election forthcoming in the near future, and all of the leaders knowing each has it and my pitch to Dion to put it in the Liberal Platform, something will be done.  I do believe that a single individual with persistence and strategy can make a difference in this nation of 35,000,000 people.  A Merry Merry Christmas (I hope) to all of the contract and part time workers in Canada who want the wages and benefits of full time employment, protection under Canada's labour laws (which don't extend in the same way to part time/contract workers), and equality in the work place.  May their New Year be more prosperous as progress is made toward the goal of seeking more fairness and improved hiring ethics in the Canadian workplace.  Individual Canadian workers should not be discriminated against to simply improve the corporate bottom line.
 
IF YOU BELIEVE IN WORKER EQUALITY IN THE WORKPLACE, YOU COULD PASS THIS NOTE ON TO ALL OF YOUR CONTACTS AND ENCOURAGE THEM TO PASS IT ON!  THE MORE CANADIANS WHO THINK ABOUT THIS ISSUE, THE BETTER.  THE MORE CANADIANS WHO ACT ON THIS ISSUE, THE BETTER STILL.  TALK IT UP WITH YOUR POLITICIANS AND NEWS REPORTERS AND UNION LEADERS.  THIS HAS TO BECOME AN ISSUE OF CONCERN TO A GREAT NUMBER OF PEOPLE BEFORE IT DEVELOPS ITS OWN LEGS...WHICH WILL LEAD TO POLITICAL ACTION AND GREATER FAIRNESS IN THE CANADIAN WORKPLACE...AND GREATER ECONOMIC GROWTH IN CANADA AS BIG TICKET ITEMS WILL ONLY BE BOUGHT BY WORKERS WHO SENSE REASONABLE JOB SECURITY PROVIDING FAIR HOURS AT A DECENT WAGE
 
THE PROBLEM IS NOT "ENOUGH WORK"--THE PROBLEM IS EMPLOYERS ACTIVELY CHOOSING TO HIRE 2 OR 3 PART TIMERS INSTEAD OF ONE FULL TIMER.  PART TIMERS THEN ARE FORCED TO JUGGLE 2 OR 3 OR 4 JOBS TO MAKE ENDS MEET.   THERE IS PLENTY OF WORK.  EMPLOYERS JUST HAVE TO BE "ENCOURAGED" TO RE-ORGANIZE 2 OR 3 OF THEIR PART TIMERS INTO A FULL TIME EMPLOYEE.
 
THIS IS AN EXTREMELY IMPORTANT ISSUE TO YOU AND YOUR CHILDREN--IF THE TREND CONTINUES TO REPLACE FULL TIME EMPLOYEES WITH PART TIME/CONTRACT WORKERS, YOU AND YOUR FAMILY MEMBERS MAY BE THE NEXT VICTIMS OF THIS CORPORATE RAPE.  IN ADDITION, TOTAL JOBS WILL BE LOST IN CANADA AS A RESULT OF FEWER PURCHASES....IT IS A VICIOUS CIRCLE.


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Subject: Fairness and Justice for the Canadian Work Force
Date: Sat, 23 Dec 2006 20:25:02 -0500

This link describes the increasing devastation to the American Work Force as a result of the redefinition of jobs as part time/contract positions.  Statscan Canada indicates the same trend toward increasing part time/contract employment and the resultant growing insecurity of the Canadian workforce will destroy the Canadian economy if steps are not taken to reverse the trend.  Without action now, it is conceivable that in the near future, the majority of workers in Canada will be employed in part time or contract positions.

http://zmagsite.zmag.org/Dec2006/rasmus1206.html
 
I have been calling on policy and opinion leaders to publicize the long-term destructiveness of this short-sighted corporate policy and the need to bring long-term economic benefits to the Canadian Economy and justice to the Canadian Work Force as was done with "Pay Equity" and "Equal Opportunity" legislation.
 
I believe that the Government of Canada should develop a legislative framework for a ”Fairness and Ethics in Employment Practices Commission” which would investigate trends in the Canadian Labour Market and have authority to:
a)   1.  Revert long-term part time workers to full time workers,

b)   2.  Insure that an ethical percentage of a company’s work force is indeed classified permanent,
 
c)   3.  Insure that part time workers could not be discharged because they were approaching full time status,

d)   4.  Insure that government hiring set a model of permanence for private business to duplicate,

e)   5.  Insure that contract workers were formally offered positions as permanent employees once they had successfully served a stated tenure and insure that they could not be released because they were reaching that period of permanence,

f)    6.   Monitor part time/contract employees for all employers over a stated size (say 200 employees) and insure that the proportion of non-permanent employees continued to shrink.

g)    7.   Insure that all part time and contract workers in Canada were provided benefits equivalent to those offered their full time employees.
 
I have attached a letter sent to Federal Liberal Leader Stephane Dion urging that his party adopt a policy addressing this issue as part of his Liberal "Pillar" of Social Justice and Equality
 
Bill Longworth
Oshawa, Ontario

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: From James O'Halloran: I thought you might enjoy this.

Friends,

Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year to each and every one of you. I wish for you and your family to have a healthful, prosperous New Year.

Many of you nkow I do not regularly send out "jokes" or email "chains."

The following message is the exception because it is, in my opinion, especially powerful at this time of year. It was was written by Ben Stein and recited by him on CBS Sunday Morning Commentary.

Thanks for taking the time to read this email at this very busy part of the year. I look forward to seeing you in the New Year.

Cordially,

James O'Halloran



Here with a few confessions from my beating heart:

I have no clue who Nick and Jessica are. I see them on the cover of People and Us constantly when I am buying my dog biscuits and kitty litter. I often ask the checkers at the grocery stores. They never know who Nick and Jessica are either. Who are they? Will it change my life if I know who they are and why they have broken up?  Why are they so important?

I don't know who Lindsay Lohan is either, and I do not care at all about Tom Cruise's wife. Am I going to be called before a Senate committee and asked if I am
a subversive? Maybe, but I just have no clue who Nick and Jessica are. If this is what it means to be no longer young. It's not so bad.

Next confession: I am a Jew, and every single one of my ancestors was Jewish. And it does not bother me even a little bit when people call those beautiful lit up, bejeweled trees Christmas trees. I don't feel threatened. I don't feel discriminated against. That's what they are: Christmas trees.

It doesn't bother me a bit when people say, "Merry Christmas" to me. I don't think they are slighting me or getting ready to put me in a ghetto. In fact, I kind of like it. It shows that we are all brothers and sisters celebrating this happy time of year.

It doesn't bother me at all that there is a manger scene on display at a key intersection near my beach house in Malibu. If people want a creche, it's just as fine with me as is the Menorah a few hundred yards away.

I don't like getting pushed around for being a Jew, and I don't think Christians like getting pushed around for being Christians. I think people who believe in God are sick and tired of getting pushed around, period.

I have no idea where the concept came from that America is an explicitly atheist country. I can't find it in the Constitution, and I don't like it being shoved down my throat.

Or maybe I can put it another way: where did the idea come from that we should worship Nick and Jessica and we aren't allowed to worship God as
we understand Him?

I guess that's a sign that I'm getting old, too. But there are a lot of us who are wondering where Nick and  Jessica came from and where the America we knew went to.

In light of the many jokes we send to one another for a laugh, this is a little different: This is not intended to be a joke; it's not funny, it's intended to get you thinking.

Billy Graham's daughter was interviewed on the Early Show and Jane Clayson asked her "How could God let something like this Happen?" (regarding Katrina)

Anne Graham gave an extremely profound and insightful response. She said, "I believe God is deeply saddened by this, just as we are, but for years we've been telling God to get out of our schools, to get out of our government and to get out of our lives.

And being the gentleman He is, I believe He has calmly backed out. How can we expect God to give us His blessing and His protection if we
demand He leave us a lone?" (She said the same thing when interviewed after 9-11)

In light of recent events...terrorists attack, school shootings, etc.,  I think it started when Madeleine Murray O'Hare (she was murdered, her body found recently) complained she didn't want prayer in our schools, and we said OK.

Then someone said you better not read the Bible in school. The Bible says thou shalt not kill, thou shalt not steal, and love your neighbor as yourself. And we said OK.

Then Dr. Benjamin Spock said we shouldn't spank our children when they misbehave because their little personalities would be warped and we might damage their self-esteem (Dr. Spock's son committed suicide). We said an expert should know what he's talking about. And we said OK.

Now we're asking ourselves why our children have no conscience, why they don't know right from wrong, and why it doesn't bother them to kill
strangers, their classmates, and themselves.

Probably, if we think about it long and hard enough, we can figure it out. I think it has a great deal to do with "WE REAP WHAT WE SOW."

Funny how simple it is for people to trash God and then wonder why the world's going to hell.

Funny how we believe what the newspapers say, but question what the Bible says.

Funny how you can send 'jokes' through e-mail and they spread like wildfire but when you start sending messages regarding the Lord, people think twice about sharing.

Funny how lewd, crude, vulgar and obscene articles pass freely through cyberspace, but public discussion of God is suppressed in the school and workplace.

Are you laughing?

Funny how when you forward this message, you will not send it to many on your address list because you're not sure what they believe, or what they will think of you for sending it.

Funny how we can be more worried about what other people think of us than what God thinks of us.

Pass it on if you think it has merit. If not then just discard it .. no one will know you did. But, if you discard this thought process, don't sit back and complain about what bad shape the world is in.

My Best Regards. honestly and respectfully,

Ben Stein

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Robert G. Gauthier,

Subject: Re: Wise politics to obtain a coveted majority?

Dear Joe,

None of this should come as a surprise given that this was an invalid election and the participants displayed their dishonourable characters in participating in the televised debates with the exclusion of the leader of a party which had 308 registered candidates, in all 10 provinces, and in the 3 territories of Canada.

People with no principles ought not to be expected to behave as people of principle in other matters.

Some 22,000,000 registered voters across Canada kept their silence at the time.

The reality is that there is absolutely nothing that can be done, nor will be done, to reign in the unlimited powers of this unfairly "elected" government.

To acquiesce is to consent.

The best that can be hoped for is for registered voters to demand a fair televised debate in the next election.  As to the previous one it is a dictatorship with no recourse and no appeal.

The earlier we hold the next election, with the participation of all party leaders in all tv debates the better off Canadians will be.

That Harper, Martin, Duceppe and Layton participated in the tv debates while Jim Harris was excluded was the greatest and most important undermining of the democratic politcal rights in Canadian history, and this with the approbation of the Speaker of the House of Commons, Peter Milliken, the Chef Electoral Officer, Jean-Pierre Kiingsley and the Commissioner of the Canadian Radio and Televison Commission, each in dereliction of his duty to enforce the laws of Canada including the provisions of the Canadian Constitution protecting the right to receive information in an election without limitations.

Robert G. Gauthier, Publisher
The National Capital News Canada,

(At a local level "All Candidate Debates" without all registered candiates)

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