Lessons From the Formation of Alberta’s Single Health Region (Alternate Title: Blurred Lines)

"At its core, health is about people... complex interactions among many individuals and organizations, requiring effective working relationships...(which) depend on people respecting each other’s roles and responsibilities, understanding how they relate to each other, and committing to work collaboratively towards shared goals." - Alberta's Health Task Force Report, 2012 The Saskatchewan government is amalgamating our... Continue Reading →

Thoughts and Prayers for Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Service’s Last Shred of Compassion, Dignity #RIP

For years, the Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Services has been paying a flat rate of $3850 to cover the cost of funerals for people who die while on some form of income assistance, or for anyone else who dies broke - for example, a senior citizen on a fixed income without savings. In the 2017-18 provincial bloodbath budget, that... Continue Reading →

“It’s the F**king Apocalypse”: Terrifying, Heart-Pounding Video From #ymmfire

I'm flying into Los Angeles in a few hours, and I'm going to give Hollywood the big middle finger as I drive by, because there is absolutely NOTHING they could produce that could compare to this. I don't know who this dude is, but he captured un-f**king-believable high-definition footage of his escape from Fort McMurray's Beacon Hill with... Continue Reading →

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