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Historical Non-Fiction in Northern Ontario

Archive for July 25th, 2014

“Preventing” Poverty NOT a Valid Goal.

So says our federal government to OXFAM. They quibble. You can only limit poverty, you can’t prevent it. Charitable status denied. Next! [Well, charitable status threatened. I wrote “denied” for effect] 52 groups currently undergoing audits The contretemps is yet more evidence of frosty relations between the Harper government and some charities, several dozen of which have been targeted since 2012 for audits of their “political activities.   The Canada Revenue […]

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I’ll Have What She’s Having

“That husband of mine says that a cup of real Monsoon Tea refreshes him more than a glass of the best wine. It has a flavour and a pungency that after a day’s worry and thinking braces him up and makes a fresh man of him. “I find that is has the same effect on me.”   Huh. I think I’ll have what she’s having.

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[M.M.X.I.V. 206] Beep beep boop

Originally posted on Never A Worry:
Zooming in to the reason for the post. ? The full screen as seen from my screen. When I first joined WordPress, there was one interface for creating posts.  It had a lot of buttons on the top, and I found it very user-friendly.  One particular part that I like about it is the ease of inserting media and links from it, because the…

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