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Squamish Politics – Round Two

Squamish Politics – Round Two

“It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.” (Albert Einstein)   “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” (Ghandi)  “We do not act rightly because we have virture or excellence, but rather we have those because we have acted rightly” (Aristotle)   Here we are facing another municipal election in Squamish and once again there...

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Sofia University – The Decline and Fall of Neal King

Sofia University – The Decline and Fall of Neal King

“Character is doing the right thing when nobody’s looking.” (J.C. Watts) “Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.” (Marcus Aurelius) “Act only according to that maxim by which you can at the same time will that it should become a universal law.” (Kant)   I really didn’t know how I would approach this blog posting so I wrote a few different versions ranging...

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Squamish Arts Council – New Leadership Required

Squamish Arts Council – New Leadership Required

“But why diminish your soul being run-of-the-mill at something? Mediocrity: now there is ugliness for you. Mediocrity’s a hairball coughed up on the Persian carpet of Creation.” (Tom Robbins) “The price of apathy towards public affairs is to be ruled by evil men” (Plato)  There is a bit of an ongoing brouhaha taking place at the Squamish Arts Council (SAC).  Past, and recent board members have been leaving en-masse and the reasons...

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Squamish Politics – One Man’s Perspective

 “It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.” (Albert Einstein)   “We do not act rightly because we have virture or excellence, but rather we have those because we have acted rightly” (Aristotle)   I came across this quote while taking a break to do some reading this morning. The quote brought back some memories and observations...

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Why Auli Parviainen is Wrong for Squamish

 “It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.” (Albert Einstein)   “Honesty in politics is much like oxygen. The higher up you go, the scarcer it becomes.” (Unknown)     Check out Squamish Politics – Round Two for a response to some of the activities around the 2014 Municipal elections. We have all heard the politician...

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