Archive for November, 2012

Korean War veteran Paul Cunniff and his wife stand in front of the new war memorial in Woburn, Massachusetts, November 12, 2012. (KEITH MACKENZIE PHOTO)

Yesterday, on an unseasonably warm day in Massachusetts, I went to check out the brand-new war memorial in Woburn centre that had been unveiled on Remembrance Day – or Veteran’s Day as they call it here – and had a great conversation with an elderly couple there.

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Re-election and realization

Posted: November 7, 2012 in election, obama

Obama’s re-election means another step forward for the United States, and a realization in Canada that we may be further behind than we originally thought.

With Obama’s re-election now in the history books, I find myself slightly perturbed as a Canadian living in Massachusetts.

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