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Good Country for Old Men

By John Harris | 2019 February 5

Two senior Vancouver poets, George Bowering and George Stanley, do a book together. John Harris reads it.

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Good Country for Old Men

By John Harris | Feb 5, 2019

Two senior Vancouver poets, George Bowering and George Stanley, do a book together. John Harris reads it.

The Identity Illusion

By xxxxxx | Feb 5, 2019

From The New York Review: the identity debate.

In the Land of Oz

By Stan Persky | Dec 28, 2018

Amos Oz, 1939-2018. Reading “A Tale of Love and Darkness.”

David Shields - Nobody Hates Trump More Than Trump

Taking the Piss out of Donald Trump

By Brian Fawcett | Nov 7, 2018

David Shields thinks Trump is missing an “inner life.” Brian Fawcett checks.

Dear Old Golden Rule Days

By Stan Persky | Aug 11, 2018

Sheldon Goldfarb’s history of student life at UBC takes us back to school.

Recent Articles:

The Identity Illusion

By xxxxxx | Feb 5, 2019

From The New York Review: the identity debate.

Alexander Meiklejohn: Free Speech Theorist, Teacher, and Activist

By R. J. Rowan | Jan 31, 2019

Bob Rowan tells a free speech story about a too-little-known American philosopher, Alexander Meiklejohn.

Old People’s Socialist League

By Sidney Australia | Jan 17, 2019

Old Socialists, Unite. You have nothing to lose but your walkers.

MeMeMe! … and It

By Stan Persky | Oct 20, 2018

Stan Persky tries to get through the day… a day all about, well, Stan Persky.

McCain’s Meme

By Stan Persky | Sep 2, 2018

The message from John McCain’s funeral.