The news Friday that a senior member of the RCMP was arrested on charges of spying should be a wake-up call for Canadians. Source: TOWHEY: Who will protect Canada from foreign spies? | Toronto Sun Opinion: Has anyone ever seen the film Bullitt? How about Serpico? Both of these films represent America coming to terms… Read More TOWHEY: Who will protect Canada from foreign spies? | Toronto Sun | + Opinion
© 2019 Eileen Dover After graduating from university I became aware of the possibility that bad actors could be using that otherwise venerable institution as a safe house for illegal activities. Previously while studying overseas I came up against some academic hypocrisy and, with the assistance of consular authorities, came out on top of that… Read More Bad Actors in Academia?
A young Indian couple married for love. Then the bride’s father hired assassins. Source: A young Indian couple married for love. Then the bride’s father hired assassins. Opinion: In Canada, we have another serious problem. Because of our general naivete, Canada is seen as a kind of spy and organized crime haven by bad actors seeking… Read More A young Indian couple married for love. Then the bride’s father hired assassins. | + Opinion
Originally posted July 21, 2019 as “Watch your language! – Because there’s a lot of b.s. out there.” This second revision contains some much-needed style tweaks and minor additions. I initially wrote this on the fly and its original lack of organization still shows to some extent. But rather than starting again from the top,… Read More Farewell to the language gods – Power and legitimization in the quest for knowledge
Opinion: Many Canadians are too naive, polite or ‘safe’ to come out and say this. For me, I’ve been concerned about it since the 1990s. And I’ve met a lot of blank or incredulous stares whenever I have mentioned it. Congrats to the Canadian spy agency! I’m glad to hear a bigger story on corruption… Read More Spy agency warns foreign states with nefarious aims are hiding their presence in Canada | + Opinion
Canadian officials are concerned that foreign countries such as Russia or Saudi Arabia could try to sow discord by amping up separatist sentiments in Quebec Source: Foreign actors could use artificial intelligence to undermine democracy, Canadian officials warn in internal reports | National Post Opinion: How about invisibly occupying a country through good old fashioned… Read More Foreign actors could use artificial intelligence to undermine democracy, Canadian officials warn in internal reports | National Post | + Opinion