Posts filed under “Reality Check”

Great Moments in the History of White People in Canada, Part Two

by Kevin D. Annett   It’s all about the Real Estate, Mate: What they didn’t teach me in Sunday School “I have secured the land and arrested the pagans.”- Missionary and land speculator John Ross, Ahousaht, British Columbia, October 1, 1903 “We can’t have Kevin Annett upset the applecart over the Ahousaht land deal” – [...]

Great Moments in the History of White People in Canada

 Part One: How the Fix Began, or, Sweeping Up the Little Bones Sunday, April 14, 1996: Port Alberni, British Columbia With a foresight unusual for United Church of Canada bureaucrats, Marion Best and Virginia Coleman of the General Council Office convene a secret meeting this evening with top officials of the west coast Nuu-Chah-Nulth Tribal [...]

When Bernie met Bergie: Let’s pray they both use protection

by Kevin D. Annett News item, April 19, 2016:  Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders praises Pope Francis as “a great historical figure” I may not know much, but I know the difference between chicken shit and chicken salad. - Harlem gangster boss Bumpy Johnson Bernie Sanders knows the political score. If you want to protest effectively, [...]

Unrelenting, Live from New York: Exclusive MNN TV Interview with Kevin Annett (March 31, 2016) Nobel Peace Prize nominee and “banned Canadian” Rev. Kevin Annett is interviewed by veteran civil rights leader Colia Clark from New York City’s MNN TV. This exclusive March 31 interview features Kevin discussing one of his recently published books “Unrelenting: Between Sodom and Zion” in which he describes his valiant and successful twenty [...]