Hey Chatham-Kent Farmers: What’s All the Fuss About?

Last Monday the office of the provincial minister of agriculture Leona Dombrowsky received a written bomb threat.  She also was quoted in the Toronto Star as saying there have been threats to blockade her family home.  What’s up with this?  Are we talking about Ontario here? For those of you a long way away from…

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Shall we say NO to Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty?

The situation developing in Iran is troubling. The IAEA, the nuclear watchdog, of the UN is debating whether to refer the case of Iran to the Security Council for further actions. This has been the demand of the US government for the last one-year. George Bush is increasing under pressure from its Israeli lobby to…

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It Doesn’t Take Much to Rattle the Oil Market

The price of oil fell almost $2 a barrel last Monday as commodity traders started to breathe easy. It settled at $61 dollars after briefly dipping to $60.85. Traders were relieved that an al Qaeda attack on some Saudi oil facilities was foiled. For some of you this must seem strange. How does a botched…

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