Enter Jack Layton

OK, so the buzzards are really circling after the Bloc’s Big Setback in Monday’s election. Now even the NDP says they can muscle in on a piece of the action! Layton told about 100 NDP supporters on Saturday that the rise of the ADQ was spurred by a rejection of the province’s two “old” parties.…

A Lesson in Affirmative Action from the East

Not that this story(German only) is particularly interesting in itself, but it seems that some cities in West Germany are starting to get tired of making yearly “solidarity” payments for development in the East. This is, of course, one of the many schemes set up after the fall of the DDR to help rebuild it:…