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Norm Farrell

Gwen and I raised three adult children in North Vancouver. Each lives in our community with seven grandchildren, 12 years and younger. I have worked in accounting and financial management and publish IN-SIGHTS.CA with news and commentary about public issuesv.

Timorous terrier

We’ve all seen a fainthearted hockey player who demonstrates an ornery streak after teammates arrive to restrain and protect. Once safe, the mock tough guy shouts impolite words, words he would not […]

P-for-P

What is P-for-P? A new government project like Public Pays Private Partnerships? Maybe, a formalized policy titled Piss on Poor People? No, it is a new style of public hospital management, Pay-for-Performance, […]

Broken Promises

Broken promises cast doubt and fearUpon those vulnerable souls in later yearsNow only a remnant of trust remainsBy deposed parties enduring the strainLove once given without reciprocationNow hatred looms without provocationFor I […]