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Corporate Fundamentalism

Many people will tell you that a company’s sole purpose is to “maximize returns to its owners.” As with most (if not all) fundamentalist approaches that attempt to reduce a complex reality, it eviscerates reality. In North America a corporation … Continue reading

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Animal Rescue And Being Gay

I have volunteered for any number of worthy causes for years; it is just in my DNA. During the years I lived in Toronto it was focused on AIDS-related issues; fund-raising for various groups, volunteer labour for the Aids Committee … Continue reading

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Non-Profit Tax Exemptions

This post contains material originally posted on this blog on September 28, 2009. I have re-posted it today as a reaction to reading Prop 8 Lawyers Push to Remove IRS Rules at The New Civil Rights Movement blog.      Churches, … Continue reading

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Jeni and Tedders R.I.P.

Regular readers know that jason and I volunteer at Cat Welfare here in Columbus OH – in addition to having been adopted by three of their alumni. As any pet lover will understand, I have many favourites there- and a … Continue reading

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Feline Furbabies

First- I am pleased (and a little nervous) to announce that the three felines that adopted this household have inched their way onto the World Wide Web. Nikolaus, Thumper and Anakin (who have been mentioned and illustrated on this blog) … Continue reading

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Triptychs

A “triptych” is a series of three pieces of artwork that form a set; traditionally the middle piece is larger than the two side pieces; such as our ‘Jeni Triptych’ shown below. The set shown above is our ‘Scaredycat Triptych’- … Continue reading

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