In memory of Jack Layton, a personal account

Published September 05, 2011 | 3 responses so far
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Two weeks ago Jack Layton, the leader of the New Democratic Party (NDP) of Canada, passed away after battling cancer. Although he came to Montreal quite often, I first had a chance to see him speak live only last November during Question Period in the House of Commons which I was attending as part of
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Marzieh Ghiasi

So it goes

Published April 13, 2007 | One response so far
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The most important thing I learned on Tralfamadore was that when a person dies he only appears to die. He is still very much alive in the past, so it is very silly for people to cry at his funeral. All moments, past, present and future, always have existed, always will exist. The Tralfamadorians can
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Marzieh Ghiasi

Sometimes in April

Published April 06, 2007 | No responses yet
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By far the most dangerous foe we have to fight is apathy – indifference from whatever cause, not from a lack of knowledge, but from carelessness, from absorption in other pursuits, from a contempt bred of self satisfaction. – William Osler (Father of Modern Medicine) http://www.filmloop.com/cgi-bin/bv/bv.py?ticket=jpH7ym5Xwgey458JA08v7io-g-HfdDx0&flash=1&extAds=1&px=FL I found this link on the imdb site for
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Marzieh Ghiasi