Author Archives: Murray Lumley

About Murray Lumley

Board member of Conscience Canada; Christian Peacemaker Teams Reservist; retired teacher; grandfather

Have Canadian citizen Dr. Hassan Diab released from unjust detention in France

Dear Ministers of the Government of Canada and my MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith: This is a copy of my message to the Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau: A friend of mine, Dr. Hassan Diab of Ottawa, Ontario, … Continue reading

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Thaw the Budget (2017); NO Freeze

Dear Members of the Toronto City Council Executive Committee: I am writing to ask you not to freeze the 2017 City budget at 2016 levels. As you realize a ‘freeze’ actually means a decrease in spending on budgetary items including … Continue reading

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“Vimyism” – A Discussion Thread with current articles about the ‘Vimy Myth’ by Conscience Canada Members – http://www.consciencecanada.ca  

  April 10, 2017 – “I don’t know about you but I’m quite disgusted with the Vimy coverage even by CBCTV. It is one thing to remember, but quite another to voice no criticism directed at the 1914 political leaders and … Continue reading

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Federal Liberal Budget a Disappointment for Millennials

March 23, 2017 To Host Anna Maria Tremont of CBC Radio One’s ‘The Current’: I was very disappointed in Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s responses to your question about the ways his new federal budget is helping ordinary Canadians. He seemed … Continue reading

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Re: ‘Hounded By Canada’s Spies’, NOW Weekly, October 27-November 2, 2016

  One of the two remaining persons detained under a Federal Security Certificate, signed by two federal cabinet ministers, is a friend of mine and a resident of Toronto. As one who has attended most of his federal court hearings … Continue reading

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Conversation with Davidson’s Valu-Mart Grocery – Woodbine & Danforth Avenue Store, Toronto – about their Nestle’s Bottled Water Promotion

I want to know why you are selling, even having a special sale over a couple of weeks so far of Nestle’s bottled water. Are you unaware of the wide ranging boycott of Nestle bottled water in Ontario right now, … Continue reading

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My Response to CBC The Current Interview of Ossie Michelin of Muskrat Falls Protest of a Mega-Dam, October 25/16

Thank you for the interview of Ossie Michelin who spoke so eloquently and passionately for his people in Labrador and perhaps all people as he and his fellow Labradorians oppose the part of this Muskrat Falls mega-project (not clearing the … Continue reading

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