Alberta would be landlocked if it were to separate from Canada. This is the common argument detractors of Alberta Separatism make, which while technically true, ignores the other side of the equation: America locking the rest of Canada. It is often presented that there are 3 options going forward for Alberta. Stick it out in … More America Locking The Rest of Canada
My current position is Alberta should wield the threat of separation to try to negotiate constitutional reforms within Canada that would change, among other things, how the senate works, how inter-jurisdictional infrastructure projects are approved, and of course, equalization. That said, if we as a province were unable to negotiate these terms to our satisfaction, … More What Are The Benefits To Alberta Becoming an American State?
A lot of the sentiment driving people to consider Separatism in Alberta at present stems from a lot of the suffering emerging over our current economic malaise, a consequence of systematic mismanagement by the Federal Government as well as other Municipal and Provincial governments across the country. Moreover, that suffering is exacerbated by the systematic … More Am I Still A Separatist? The Canada Question
A few days ago I deleted all my Facebook friends. It was not out of spite of anybody, but rather after a realization of how much time I was spending on meaningless conversations with people. The Christmas / New Years season is also my birthday, and turning 34 on Boxing Day I think it finally … More Quit Facebook – My 2018 Aspiration
The latest Star Wars film most have gotten the Justin Trudeau Seal of Approval. It was peppered with was feminism, diversity, multiculturalism, equality, resistance to the white male patriarchy, and antagonizing of capitalism. Warning: Spoilers below As a more conservative leaning man, I didn’t find those aspects of the film the worst of its flaws. … More How The Last Jedi (and Liberals) Destroyed Star Wars
With Brexit, Britain is poised to emerge as ascendant player in the international community as opposed to a vassal state of the European Union. Britain has given us as Western Canadian Separatists a powerful precedent to look to for how to forward our campaign for our own independence, but they also may provide us with a tangible … More Britain and Western Canada
Last night, my wife gave birth to my fourth daughter at Peter Lougheed Hospital in Calgary. A few hours before, standing in the triage room, I was treated to a spectacular panoramic view spanning Calgary’s downtown core through to Nose Hill Park, with the Rocky mountains in the distance, still visible over a cloudy sky. … More My Hopeful View Of The Future
ZeroHedge had an interesting article titled: “China May Import Its Workers To Canada As It Seeks “Total Access” To Canadian Market” I think there’s more to this story than being discussed. China has a 10% male-female sex imbalance. Thanks to the One Child policy and Chinese cultural affinity for boys, the Chinese have been aborting/abandoning/throwing … More Why Canada Will Probably Have Another Chinese Head Tax
A consumer driven economy is one where economic activity and the exchange and transfer of wealth is primarily generated through the movement of consumer goods and services. When a consumer goes into a Walmart to buy a pair of pants manufactured in Indonesia, the money they spend is redistributed to every person along the supply … More Why the US Can Block Immigration and Canada Cannot
The best Alberta as a Canadian Province can hope for is a Canadian “solution” that will not solve anything. This was what I took away from the Rebel Media’s Calgary “Rally for Alberta.” While I applaud Ezra Levant and the Rebel for organizing the rally, I felt that underscoring the whole event was a misplaced … More When Will Canada Meet It’s End?