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A Great Canadian Moment – Brigette… & Sophie

Observers agreed it was an unprecedented moment in Canadian Parliamentary History. During the Speech from the Drone, at the opening of Canada’s Parliament, in June, 2011, 21 year old Senate page Brigette DePape, produced a “Stop Harper” sign from her skirt and stood … Continue reading

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Bear Attack… 2011

Confrontation with Bears & Cougars A Question from Europe… Bonjour, J’ai lu avec attention tous vos conseils en cas de rencontre avec un ours et un couguar. Je pars avec mon mari et ma fille (18ans) dans le Montana fin … Continue reading

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The Return of the “Conscience of Canada”… 2011

The Canadian election of 2011, marks the stunning return, to national public life, of the “Conscience of Canada,” the majority of French-Canadians, who have, for so long, been alienated by the amorality and immorality of the political classes in Ottawa, and their … Continue reading

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Bob Capa, You Fake, 1936

Bob Capa was hardly the first war photographer to fake his “front-line battle pictures,” only the most famous. The Boer War produced a whole series of fake battle photos by photographers who didn’t want to risk getting shot taking the real … Continue reading

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Fake “Under Attack,” 1902

For a hundred years the Public Archives have been publishing this picture as a photo of possibly Canadians “Under Attack.” Carman Miller’s massive book on the Boer War is only one of the publications victimized by this fake combat picture, … Continue reading

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