To the Editor;

Where is honesty at election time?

About 90 years ago my mother’s family came to Canada for freedom of speech, freedom of religion, freedom of conscience, value of hard work and security - not wanting handouts but able to contribute positively to the country’s social and economic well-being. So here we are with an Alberta NDP government doing the very things that caused people to come to Alberta: extreme government regulations that strangle the wellbeing of the citizen

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To the Editor;

The election has been called and the nasties have become even nastier. The campaign time is not long but will seem like an eternity as the NDP try to drag the UCP and their leader through as much muck as possible no matter how many decades they have to go back.

The NDP have a problem though, as we only have to look back four years to see the disaster they have been to Alberta. The list is long, decisions made on ideological lines never common sense. The left justify their bad deci

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Dear Editor;

When someone can tell it better than we can, it is pointless to try to express it yourself. George Monbiot of THE GUARDIAN, a newspaper published in England, is a 50+ year-old who has tried his best over the years to counter the indifference and hostility of those who govern us. This is an important quote from Monbiot that applies to people, corporations and governments all over the world ---

“My generation and the generations that went before have failed our youth. We have li

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To the Editor;

Thank you, Mr. Thatcher. Trochu Drop-In Centre is a nice Venue. People are welcoming! However, as they had previously informed me, two topics not to be discussed are, “ religion and politics !! “ So thank you, Mr. T., for accepting my Invitation to meet in our home.

And thank you, Mr. Editor, for providing this venue. Now it is time for younger people to step up and take pen in hand! Opportunity knocks. Sometimes briefly. Like this Saturday. Our Annual Crowfoot AGM. Ho

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