Monthly Archives: May 2015

Sit Rep. Bill C-59 -Democracy bastardized?

Sit rep. Just received a phone message from Peter Stoffer , Veterans critic of the NDP. He has informed me the conservatives will not consider resolutions that the CVA has proposed to ensure their is equality in recognition in serious … Continue reading

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Status Update On OVO Priorities And ACVA Recommendations – Veterans Ombudsman : Mise à jour sur les priorités du BOV et les recommandations d’ACVA – Ombudsman des vétérans

Status Update On OVO Priorities And ACVA Recommendations – Veterans Ombudsman Hard to keep track of all the improvement recommendations that have been made for Veterans? I’ve created a series of easy to read tables that highlight recommendations by my … Continue reading

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A VETERAN’S VOICE by WOLF WILLIAM SOLKIN “NO REGARD……NO RESPECT……NO REMEMBRANCE”

A VETERAN’S VOICE by WOLF WILLIAM SOLKIN “NO REGARD……NO RESPECT……NO REMEMBRANCE”    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ If I may be permitted, in this column I’m going to take the liberty of making a detour away from my more traditional subject matter about the cares … Continue reading

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Veterans Professional Association of Canada

Michael Blais 21 hrs What would YOU say to a Veterans Professional Association of Canada? I have been working on this issue for a couple of years now and most recently established high level contact-discussions with a major national unions … Continue reading

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The Veterans Hiring Act – MAY 2015 – Loi sur l’embauche des anciens combattants – Commission de la fonction publique

The Veterans Hiring Act – MAY 2015   “Proposed Amendments to the Public Service Employment Regulations following the coming into force of the veterans hiring act.”   http://canadianveteransadvocacy.com/Board2/index.php?topic=15466.0     Loi sur l’embauche des anciens combattants – Commission de la … Continue reading

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List of all Pensionable condition (VAC) – Liste de toute condition pensionné de ACC

List of all Pensionable condition  (VAC) – Liste de toute condition pensionné de ACC Ex. Umbilical Hernia, Abrasion dental, non-hodgkins lymphona, heavy metal poisoning, tension headaches, PTSD heaadachaes, MS, guillain barre syndrome, http://canadianveteransadvocacy.com/VACDND_Services-Benefits/?p=527

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Loi sur l’embauche des anciens combattants – Commission de la fonction publique

En prévision de l’entrée en vigueur de la Loi sur l’embauche des anciens combattants http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/PDF/2015_5.pdf , la Commission de la fonction publique (CFP) prévoit modifier les dispositions relatives aux droits de priorité des membres des Forces canadiennes qui sont prévues … Continue reading

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Daddy Never Came Back From Afghanistan

  Share22 Tweet6 0 Email1 2015-05-07 13:01 Daddy Never Came Back From Afghanistan http://forces.tv/81991960 Last month Army & You spoke to a soldier’s young daughter about how PTSD affected her family’s life. This is her story… I was born in April. … Continue reading

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Bill C-597, an act to amend the Holidays Act (Nov 11th)

Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs – Comité permanent des anciens combattants Today we’ll be studying, pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the subject matter of clause 1 of Bill C-597, an act to amend the Holidays Act. Aujourd’hui, conformément au paragraphe … Continue reading

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THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF NEOLIBERAL SOCIAL POLICY: The New Veterans Charter: Severely reducing veterans benefits through ‘improvements’ and ‘enhancements’

THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF NEOLIBERAL SOCIAL POLICY: The New Veterans Charter: Severely reducing veterans benefits through ‘improvements’ and ‘enhancements’ by mluloff Chapter I Introduction Canada has a long and storied history with a reputation for punching above our collective weight in … Continue reading

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