Monthly Archives: November 2011

Equitas Society – President’s Report – November 2011

Equitas Society – President’s Report – November 2011 Since the formation of the Equitas Society on September 19, 2011, two fund raising events have occurred with another event scheduled for November 25, 2011. On October 14th, 2011 over 250 people … Continue reading

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“War Horse.”

Dear Mr. Blais and Mr. Clark, On behalf of DreamWorks Pictures, I’d like to extend an invitation to you and the Canadian Veterans Advocacy Group to attend a special November 16th screening of the new Steven Spielberg film, “War Horse.” … Continue reading

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Environmental exposure – Lest we Forget.

From the Facebook site…. Can you imagine the pain and prolonged suffering this veteran and his family endured before this terrible disease took his life? Where was his country during this time of profound need?   So this week I … Continue reading

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Looking after veterans Ottawa must do better Peter Stoffer

Ottawa must do better Peter Stoffer In the days leading up to Remembrance Day, our nation’s thoughts will turn to the contributions of the men and women who served our country and gave their lives in times of war, armed … Continue reading

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CVNDOP 2011 Parliament Hill Speech, Kenneth H Young CD

Kenneth H Young CD Veterans, Serving Canadian Forces members, RCMP and all other Police Officers, Ladies and Gentlemen, Media and any MP listening, When I was asked to speak here about Agent Orange, I sat down and wrote a very … Continue reading

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CVNDOP Parliament Hill Speech – Michael L Blais CD, Founder/President Canadian Veterans Advocacy

Protest day broke sunny and warm for November but as Jacques de Winter, Mr Clark and the advance team arrived, problems soon unfolded. The Public Address guys were on time but could not bring vehicle onto the grounds and would … Continue reading

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Letter of support for Pascal Lacoste

… I am presently taking the time to write to you because I have just finished watching military veteran Pascal Lacoste on TV on LCN station being interviewed by Denis Levesque. Mr. Lacoste gave a very well enunciated exposé on … Continue reading

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CVNDOP2 Team Kingston update

Team Kinston update SIT REP I had mentioned that I had given a radio interview with the Queens University Radio Station CFRC. CFRC played the interview last Thursday at 17:00 hours to the Queens University student population. I have requested … Continue reading

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Team Gander – Veterans must protest once more against government inaction and cuts

http://www.ganderbeacon.ca/Opinion/Letter-to-the-editor/2011-10-27/article-2787426/Veterans-must-protest-once-more-against-government-inaction-and-cuts/1 Veterans must protest once more against government inaction and cuts Published on October 27, 2011 Dear editor, In 2010, the Canadian Veterans National Day Of Protest was held on Nov. 6 all across Canada to protest the Conservative government’s … Continue reading

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 PE: Doubts loom over Veterans Affairs’ restructuring game plan

 PE: Doubts loom over Veterans Affairs’ restructuring game plan Veterans Affairs Minister Steven Blaney, left, talks with veterans Lloyd Graves, centre, and Owen Parkhouse at the Charlottetown cenotaph during a visit to the department’s headquarters Tuesday. – Guardian photo … Continue reading

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