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Je suis Charlie, mais …

The murder of the editorial and creative staff of Charlie Hebdo is an almost inconceivably horrible crime. Charlie Hebdo stood undoubtedly for freedom of expression, to take to task everyone … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sony, “The Interview”, and Civility — Mistaking Impertinence for Virtue

There’s rather a lot of self-importance being displayed by all of the people that Frank Bruni mentions this week in his column, who are “sanitizing” their on-line correspondence because Sony Pictures got hacked. “If … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ottawa: October 22, 2014

Living in Canada means something very different today than it did before yesterday morning. Not only do I live in Canada, but I live in Ottawa, where yesterday – on … Continue reading

October 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

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