Tag «covid19»

More notes on the Pandemic, slipping into September Part 4

Covidology Personal The rate of infection is creeping up again in Toronto. The gloomy predictions are that cooler weather and the opening of school is going to trigger a new wave of everyone’s favourite virus. The handling of the pandemic continues to be badly managed. People still do not know what they are officially supposed …

Now is the time for the real pandemic revolt to start

This piece is a followup to what I did last May 18, critical of those denouncing emergency pandemic measures as a violation of civil liberty. It’s at https://blog.burble.ca/2020/05/18/on-pandemics-and-civil-liberties-for-someone-who-should-know-better/#more-166 Public attention is currently distracted by the latest hysteria over police behaviour but I am putting this out now anyway. In a few days I think it …

On Nations Within Nations Within North America, and Needing a Vaccine Against Not Being Able to Feel Smugly Superior.

Recently I came across an article that sums up some Canadian attitudes so perfectly that I have decided it is time to peck the keyboard about my own view of it. It was written by someone with this “progressive’ mindset but who works in Alberta. Find this article at https://albertapolitics.ca/2020/04/canadas-universal-single-payer-health-care-system-is-our-best-vaccination-against-the-neoliberal-virus/ I made a comment about …