Who is Jim Prentice really listening to?

It certainly isn’t Ralph Klein’s ‘severely normal Albertans’

Who is Jim Prentice really listening to?Who is Jim Prentice really listening to? FREE to subscribers EDMONTON, AB, Mar 1, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Let’s ask a simple question. When the Wildrose Premier of Alberta Jim Prentice says “he is listening to Albertan’s” who is he actually listening to? We don't really know, but we can guess. Given that he has…

Does Alberta have a financial crisis?

The short answer is no. It actually has a leadership crisis

Does Alberta have a financial crisis?Does Alberta have a financial crisis? is FREE to subscribers EDMONTON, AB, Feb 23, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Does Alberta have a financial crisis? No. There is a complex answer to this question. It begins with a set of assumptions being made by the government and ends with a question of the competence of one…

What ever happened to understanding real science

From vaccinations to climate change, the media loves “let’s make stuff up” rather than real science

What ever happened to understanding real scienceTwenty per cent of adult Canadians think that the measles vaccine causes autism, according to a survey of some 3,000 people conducted by Mainstreet Technologies. They are wrong. There is not a shred of scientifically credible evidence to support this view, but it persists. So does the belief that homeopathic medicine is effective in treating…

The corruption of science

The National Climate Assessment report is agenda-driven nonsense

The corruption of scienceEDMONTON, AB, May 8, 2014/ Troy Media/ - Earlier this week the U.S. released what it calls The National Climate Assessment (NCA). This documents purports to be a comprehensive, arms-length, scientifically-based analysis of the evidence with respect to the impact of climate change in the U.S. It suggested, with a high degree of confidence, the…

A sad day for Alberta education

A report from the Task Force for Teacher Excellence offers solutions to non-existent problems

A sad day for Alberta educationEDMONTON, AB, May 6, 2014/ Troy Media/ - What problem is Alberta Education Minister Jeff Johnson trying to solve with his report from the Task Force for Teacher Excellence? The taskforce – which did not involve the profession or the professional body established in law to be responsible for the profession – reported yesterday at…

Carbon dioxide has little effect on global temperatures

Earth Day simply a rant the liberal elite uses to berate us

Carbon dioxide has little effect on global temperaturesEDMONTON, AB, Apr 23, 2014/ Troy Media/ - On earth day, we are supposed to think that the planet is in peril and that somehow humans are the cause of this peril. But that is not the case. According to hundreds of peer reviewed studies examined by the Non Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in…

The future of Alberta’s Progressive Conservative Party

Anyone within the cabinet ranks right now has too many bodies buried and too many debts to pay to become leader

The future of Alberta’s Progressive Conservative PartyEDMONTON, AB, Mar 20, 2014/ Troy Media/ - Alberta Premier Alison Redford’s decision to resign showed uncommon common sense. There was no way she could survive the coming onslaught from the Progressive Conservative Party’s own leadership – the rank and file and the constituency associations. The Presidents of these associations were about to meet as…

A Premier on probation

Alison Redford and the future of Alberta

A Premier on probationEDMONTON, AB, Mar 19, 2014/ Troy Media/ - Let’s begin by acknowledging that Alberta Premier Alison Redford is a very intelligent woman. She is able to understand complex issues and simplify them; she is able to analyze a lot of information and ask appropriate and insightful questions; she can develop and sustain a complex argument…

Coal is back in favour

Even environmental darling Germany is increasing coal capacity

Coal is back in favourFebruary 2, 2013 EDMONTON, AB, Feb. 2, 2013/ Troy Media/ - According to James Hanson, climate warmist and chief prophet of doom, coal is the single biggest danger to the planet and our survival. He called coal fired power plants 'factories of death' and has suggested that the continued use of existing coal fired energy,…