Ryan Leef

Blog
Jul 24, 2013

Dear Ryan: The importance of showing up

Linda Leon
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) held the 34th Annual General Assembly in Whitehorse this month. The Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development did not bother to attend.
Blog
Jun 27, 2013

Dear Ryan: Ten percenters, 'Tory trash' and you

Linda Leon
Ten Percenters are taxpayer-funded one-page flyers. In her latest letter to Yukon MP Ryan Leef, Linda Leon calls this practice legalized theft of public money and an abuse of public trust.
Blog
Mar 21, 2013
Photo: Charlie Kaijo/Flickr

Dear Ryan: Pipe dreams

Linda Leon
Canadian and Albertan officials, along with their oil industry counterparts, are in Washington conducting a campaign to convince reluctant Americans that the Keystone XL pipeline is a good idea.
Blog
Feb 8, 2013

Dear Ryan: Experimental Lakes Area

Linda Leon
Why should Yukoners care about the Experimental Lakes Area? We should care because there are hundreds of pristine lakes and rivers in the Yukon that we would like to keep that way.
Blog
Jan 10, 2013

Dear Ryan: Ominous budget bill C-45

Linda Leon
In December, the Conservative government passed Bill C-45, which like previous omnibus bills, was rushed in order to prevent close scrutiny by members of Parliament or the public.
Blog
Dec 3, 2012

Dear Ryan: A Mid-Winter's Tale

Linda Leon
December is upon us and our thoughts are already turning to Christmas. So instead of the usual letter, I am sending you a seasonal story for your enjoyment.
Blog
Nov 16, 2012

Dear Ryan: Trade deal with China

Linda Leon
China has "streamlined" regulatory processes. That is why so many western businesses have factories there. They don't have to worry about awkward regulations such as human rights or the environment.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Ryan Leef