Tag Archives: Canada

Canadians will be Shocked by the Snowden Allegations about NSA and CSEC Spying (but not really…)

With apologies to Captain Renault of Casablanca fame, Canadians will be shocked, (shocked!) to find out that spying is going on in here!  Most of the statements that will soon emerge from pundits, the government and the media will offer  fake surprise and outrage.  But most of the statements will be simply hollow cries for Continue Reading →

Judicial Jihad and Analytical Tradecraft: Intelligence and the Courts

A former director of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service referred to the courts as being involved in “a form of judicial jihad” against the intelligence community.  A former Minister of Public Safety – Canada’s Department of Homeland Security – fears for the government’s ability to fight terrorism in light of “an increasingly complex legal environment.” Continue Reading →

The IMF, EU, USA, UK, Canada, Spain, Cyprus, Poland, Italy and New Zealand are Planning to Take your Savings

The International Monetary Fund is advocating that individual countries seize the money of their private citizens in order to raise new funds. And they advocate doing it quick before the citizenry figure out what is happening. It is not just the IMF. Over the last two years, a number of countries as listed in the Continue Reading →

Are Western Leaders “Dumber Than Dictators? – The Syrian Chemical Weapons Debacle

Speaking Truth to Stupid?   Russian President Putin is looking more like Captain Pickard while the White House and the West are looking like the gang that couldn’t shoot straight. The Syrian civil war and chemical weapons crisis grinds on, but strengths and weaknesses which are emerging demonstrate how much of the future may be Continue Reading →

Canada Plans for its own Bail Out Scenario – Your Money at the Big Banks is in Potential Peril

Canadian savers may want to pay closer attention to the actions of the Government of Canada. Savers around the world were watching the Cyprus scenario unfold last spring as depositors money was quite suddenly up in the air – and then much of it was gone. Canadian savers may want to know that the government Continue Reading →