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Apology to the former residents and descendants of Africville

“On behalf of the Halifax Regional Municipality, I apologize to the former Africville residents and their descendants for what they have endured for almost 50 years, ever since the loss of their community that had stood on the shores of Bedford Basin for more than 150 years. You lost your houses, your church, all of the places where you gathered –more–

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Me & Captain Tightpants

Your results:You are Malcolm Reynolds (Captain) Malcolm Reynolds (Captain) 90% Zoe Washburne (Second-in-command) 75% Wash (Ship Pilot) 75% Dr. Simon Tam (Ship Medic) 70% Kaylee Frye (Ship Mechanic) 45% Jayne Cobb (Mercenary) 45% Inara Serra (Companion) 25% River (Stowaway) 25% Alliance 20% Derrial Book (Shepherd) 15% A Reaver (Cannibal) 5% Honest and a defender of the innocent. You sometimes make –more–

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School Board Election Looms, Public Yawns.

Republished from wayemason.ca The school board elections are a short two weeks away.  In Halifax, the new, smaller Board means fewer seats, but the last few years of controversy seems to mean more interest and more candidates.  Election signs and pamphlets abound. It has been some time since I have written about education.  Call it a combination of burn out –more–