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West Huffs And Puffs While Russia And China Move On

West Huffs And Puffs While Russia And China Move On

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Just as in the story about the three little pigs and the big bad wolf, the western policy to isolate Russia and China seems to be failing miserably. Not only does this policy seem to have failed to isolate Russia and China, they seem to be emerging stronger. This policy also seems [...]

June 25th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Violence Pushes America Deeper Into Crisis

Violence Pushes America Deeper Into Crisis

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
America has always been the most violent-prone modern capitalist society. We can compare America to Europe, Japan or even next door Canada and the amazing difference in statistics about violence can be noted. Just look at the number of American Presidents who have either been assassinated (Presidents Lincoln, Garfield and Kennedy) or [...]

June 18th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Regional Parties Are The Real Winners In India’s Recent Assembly Elections

Regional Parties Are The Real Winners In India’s Recent Assembly Elections

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
I am really surprised to see the efforts by some circles to present the BJP as the real winner in the recent assembly elections. It is very difficult to comprehend the basis for such claim. Out of the five states, the BJP only won in Assam. In the other four states, its [...]

June 4th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Nutritious Fasting Practices During Ramadan

Nutritious Fasting Practices During Ramadan

By Huda Rashid, Registered Dietitian
When we prepare for the month of Ramadan, we think of it as a time of reflection, doing good deeds and most importantly fasting. The word ‘fasting’is often associated with the following words: ‘weight loss,’‘dehydration’ and ‘malnutrition.’ Did you know that it is possible to fast during this month and still [...]

May 28th, 2016 | Posted in Health, Link Columnist, Link News | Read More »

From Anarchy Of Western Capitalism To The Eastern Concepts Of Order And Harmony

From Anarchy Of Western Capitalism To The Eastern Concepts Of Order And Harmony

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
There are three main centers of western capitalism in the world today. America is the undeclared leader of western capitalism. Europe is the birthplace and the historical leader of capitalism. India is a new convert and has the largest mass of population living under the western capitalist model of development. What is [...]

May 28th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Capitalism, Racism and Sexism -The New Face of Democracy As Brazil Takes Gold Medals

Capitalism, Racism and Sexism -The New Face of Democracy As Brazil Takes Gold Medals

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
Before the start of the Summer Olympics, Brazil saw an opening match played between the team of People’s Democracy and the team of Capitalism, Racism and Sexism. More than 50 million voters, who voted in the government of the President Dilma Rousseff, saw their team lose to the team of Capitalism, Racism [...]

May 21st, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

India Should Get Along With Neighbors Before Pleasing America

India Should Get Along With Neighbors Before Pleasing America

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
India’s foreign policy seems to be guided by two priorities:
•         Trying to please America
•         Concern about China’s growing influence
These two priorities have fused, and India runs the risk of being drawn into the American policy of containing China. However, this policy is complicating India’s relations with its neighbors such as Nepal. India’s [...]

May 14th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Rigid Homogeneity And Uniformity Of Capitalism Is Unsuitable For Pluralistic India

Rigid Homogeneity And Uniformity Of Capitalism Is Unsuitable For Pluralistic India

After independence, India has basically tried two different models of development. The first was before the collapse of the Soviet Union and can be called a pluralistic model. The second started after the collapse of the Soviet Union, when India went all out for the western capitalist model (mainly the American consumerist capitalist model). Even [...]

May 8th, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist | Read More »

Politicians Shouldn’t Use Racism To Cover Up Personal Criticism

Politicians Shouldn’t Use Racism To Cover Up Personal Criticism

Dear Editor:
Recently, in our House of Commons Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould, the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General faced a motion to apologize for a $500-per-person fundraiser at a Toronto law firm and to return the funds she raised. However, the minister answered the call to apologize by saying that she was at the law firm event [...]

May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist, Link Feautre, Opinion | Read More »

Cycling4Diversity For Ready To Put Pedal To Medal From May 22-28

Cycling4Diversity For Ready To Put Pedal To Medal From May 22-28

By Ken Herar
The Cycling4Diversity team is ready to put the pedal to the medal and deliver the message of diversity and inclusivity from May 22nd – 28th during Cycling4Diversity Week in BC.  The focus this year will on rural communities visiting Hope, Agassiz and Harrison Hot Springs during the first portion of our journey.  I [...]

May 2nd, 2016 | Posted in Link Columnist, Link Feautre, Link News, Opinion | Read More »