Category: Rafe Mair

Rafe Mair’s eloquence

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British Columbia’s most informed political commentary comes not from people at rewrite desks in the Legislative Press Gallery but from a retired — but not retiring — newsman. I refer, of course, to Rafe Mair, whose recent work should not be missed. It includes an assertion that, while true, is seldom discussed in corporate media: Canadians are governed by a fraudulent charade called a “parliamentary democracy”…

Prima facie

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Prima facie may be used as an adjective meaning: “Sufficient to establish a fact or raise a presumption unless disproved or rebutted.” Listen to Dermod Travis of Integrity BC talking with Ian […]

The Big Lie

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From a German book published in 1925: “All this was inspired by the principle–which is quite true within itself–that in the big lie there is always a certain force of credibility; because […]