Parksville prefers common sense to government idiocy

One out of ten Canadians would rather not get vaccinated against anything, including Covid-19, even if it becomes mandatory, says an official (and obviously government-sponsored) public opinion poll.

The pollsters have clearly missed the Vancouver Island city of Parksville, B.C.

The local Common Law Assembly decided on Aug. 24 thus: “In an historic act of direct democracy last night, the Oceanside Common Law Assembly (OCLA) passed a Public Safety Bylaw that prohibits COVID restrictions and mandatory distancing, masking, quarantines, and vaccinations anywhere in the communities of Parksville and Qualicum Beach on Canada’s west coast.

“As of today, anyone who tries to impose COVID regulations on the people of these communities can face fines and imprisonments by OCLA and its Common Law Court.”

Lest anyone begins making fun of the entire project, let it be known that more than 40 Common Law Assemblies have formed across Canada in the last five years. Many of them have joined the newly-formed Republic of Kanata. The Assemblies’ stated goal is simple: they see themselves as the front-line defence of Canadians who are resisting what the Assemblies call, and not without reason, “the corporate police state.”

The face of the Republic

Kevin D. Annett is a Canadian writer and a former minister of the United Church of Canada. Author of three books about Canadian aboriginals – Love and Death in the Valley, Hidden from History: The Canadian Holocaust and Unrepentant: Disrobing the Emperor, he wrote about what he calls Canadian genocide in his Ph.D. thesis. The powers-that-be blocked it, and Annett used it as source material for a video instead. His Unrepentant, posted on the world-wide web in 2007, reached about half of a million hits within the first year of publication.

Annett has been challenging the official figure of 4,000 Indian children dying because of what he describes as the genocidal policies of the racist white establishment. His calculations bring the total to anywhere between 50 and 100 thousand victims.

Annett is especially critical of what used to be known as Indian residential schools. According to him, they practised a policy of germ warfare, beatings, and intimidation, enabling an unofficial policy of extermination against native children who were taken against their will from their parents.

Then-Prime Minister Stephen Harper offered an apology on behalf of Canada. Harper’s government also created the Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission, in order to uncover the truth about the schools. Annett has been calling it a damage limitation exercise.

Except: Prime Minister Harper was the first Canadian politician in power who had reacted to the accusations rather than dismissing them out of hand.

Annett earned his Bachelor’s degree in anthropology and his Master’s degree in political science from University of British Columbia in the 1980s. He went on and earned his Master of Divinity from the Vancouver School of Theology in 1990. Ordained by British Columbia Conference of the United Church of Canada, he served in churches in rural Manitoba, then at the Fred Victor Mission in Toronto, an outreach street-ministry of The United Church of Canada, prior to being appointed minister to St. Andrew’s United Church in Port Alberni, British Columbia in 1992.

Irrelevant whether you agree with Annett on the topic of the residential schools that is so dear to his heart, he has become a natural leader for those who value their freedom.

The objective

We no longer live in democracy as it was invented millennia ago in ancient Greece. Not only in Canada, says Kevin Annett, but all over the world those who are elected to represent and defend our ideals have become power-hungry ideologists.

Nothing in the name of the people and for the people, everything in their names, and for them.

In a recent and wide-ranging interview with Ontario’s ThatChannel.com, Annett explains his vision. Basically, the less government, the better off we all are (with the exception of the politicians and their bureaucrats, who would be out of their jobs very quickly).

Annett is of the considered view that there is no especially overwhelming reason for Canada to remain part of British crown holdings. Whatever historical ties there may have been, the idea that Canada’s laws, voted upon and agreed to by Canada’s House of Commons and Canada’s Senate, have to receive Royal Assent to become binding, borders on the ridiculous. Canada’s Governor General acts in somebody else’s name, and that someone else resides across the sea of salty water.

Not only that: the title of that somebody else includes the noble designation Defender of the Faith. Whose faith prevails in Great Britain these days, for crying out loud?

Not that this anti-monarchic view is new. But the idea of the Republic of Kanata itself is quite new. For Canada, at least.

It is a new society that is “growing up within the shell of the old,” the group’s website says. It adds: “Citizens are united within a new jurisdiction in local Republican Assemblies that replace the existing Canadian government structures. The Assemblies are legislative bodies where all people can introduce, debate and enact laws in their own communities. These laws are then enforced by Common Law Courts and Sheriffs elected by and answerable to the People.

“This process of returning power to the people will span years but it begins today when twelve or more men and women sign a Charter to establish a local Republican Assembly.”

The group in Parksville and Qualicum now consists of 221 people, according to their own website. Compared to the more than 12,500 people living there, it may sound and look like a minority.

It IS a minority, all right.

Except: Preston Manning’s Reform Party started in a private conversation in the basement of Ted Byfield’s house in Edmonton. Byfield was the founder of the news magazine called Alberta Report. Manning would lead the Reform Party to certain respectability (forming Her Majesty’s Loyal Opposition in the House of Commons).

One of the Reform Party goals: direct democracy.

Sound familiar?

The Reform Party would become Canadian Alliance and, after merging with the then-Progressive Conservatives, it would form the Conservative Party and government for two terms.

It proved, as if proof was needed, that the most important developments in the history of humankind would start with the minority of one single person among thousands, millions, even. That lonely person had an idea whose time had come.

And that’s precisely what seems to be emerging in the Jewel of Vancouver Island.

And not only there: the antipodes, a.k.a. the Aussies, seem to have arrived at similar conclusions. Their group is called Common Law Courts of Australia, and it’s good to know Canada is not alone.

60 thoughts on “Parksville prefers common sense to government idiocy

  1. mirkaadler August 27, 2020 at 16:46 Reply

    dobry

    On Wed, Aug 26, 2020 at 6:13 PM Our City, Our World, Our Universe wrote:

    > Peter Adler posted: “One out of ten Canadians would rather not get > vaccinated against anything, including Covid-19, even if it becomes > mandatory, says an official (and obviously government-sponsored) public > opinion poll. The pollsters have clearly missed the Vancouver Isla” >

    • Trevor R. September 14, 2020 at 16:41 Reply

      ‘pollsters’ are lying. The number of people that REFUSE (not just would “rather not”) accepting the corona virus vaccine is much much higher than 10%. This is misinformation to make people believe the vast majority want the vaccine.

  2. Daniel Tourigny September 7, 2020 at 09:26 Reply

    “The Reform Party would become Canadian Alliance and, after merging with the then-Progressive Conservatives, it would form the Conservative Party and government for two terms.” … well I don’t necessarily see that as a “good” sign. (“THAT’s your evidence of the benefit…no thanks never mind.” lol) To me, rather, it seems evidence that the mainstream corporate-controlled, power-hungry agenda will swallow up and anesthetize the best intentions of the the rebellious, freedom-loving trail-blazers.

  3. Kiersten September 9, 2020 at 09:43 Reply

    I’ll immediately snatch your rss as I can’t find your e-mail subscription hyperlink or e-newsletter service.

    Do you have any? Please allow me realize in order that I may subscribe.
    Thanks. I’ve been browsing online more than 2 hours today, yet
    I never found any interesting article like yours.
    It is pretty worth enough for me. In my view, if all website owners and bloggers
    made good content as you did, the net will be much more
    useful than ever before. Does your blog have a contact page?
    I’m having a tough time locating it but, I’d like to send
    you an e-mail. I’ve got some ideas for your blog you might be interested in hearing.

    Either way, great website and I look forward to seeing it develop over time.
    http://marketing.com/

    Feel free to visit my webpage: Kiersten

  4. http://remedyleafcbd.com/ September 16, 2020 at 15:20 Reply

    I think the admin of this site is actually working hard in support of his web site, since here every
    data is quality based material.

    Also visit my web blog … http://remedyleafcbd.com/

  5. https://skinrememberedcream.com/ September 16, 2020 at 16:20 Reply

    Awsome post and straight to the point. I don’t know if
    this is really the best place to ask but do you guys have any thoughts on where to hire some professional
    writers? Thank you 🙂

    Take a look at my blog https://skinrememberedcream.com/

  6. http://pureelementketoadvanced.com/ September 16, 2020 at 16:23 Reply

    Hello there, I discovered your site by way of Google even as looking for a comparable topic, your website came up,
    it appears great. I have bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.[X-N-E-W-L-I-N-S-P-I-N-X]Hello
    there, just became aware of your blog via Google,
    and found that it’s really informative. I am going to be careful for brussels.
    I’ll appreciate in case you proceed this in future.
    Lots of people might be benefited out of your writing. Cheers!

    My website http://pureelementketoadvanced.com/

  7. Keto Burn Max Weight Loss September 16, 2020 at 16:24 Reply

    This website is my breathing in, real excellent pattern and Perfect subject matter.

    Take a look at my web page; Keto Burn Max Weight Loss

  8. Bedrock Health Keto Reviews September 16, 2020 at 16:25 Reply

    Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you knew of any widgets
    I could add to my blog that automatically tweet my newest twitter updates.
    I’ve been looking for a plug-in like this
    for quite some time and was hoping maybe you would have some experience with something like this.
    Please let me know if you run into anything. I truly enjoy
    reading your blog and I look forward to your
    new updates.

    Here is my web page; Bedrock Health Keto Reviews

  9. Herbal Grown Hemp Oil Review September 16, 2020 at 16:25 Reply

    Thank you for sharing with us, I believe this website genuinely stands
    out :D.

    Feel free to surf to my web page: Herbal Grown Hemp Oil Review

  10. https://ketoburnmax.org/ September 16, 2020 at 16:59 Reply

    Thanks very interesting blog!

    Here is my homepage – https://ketoburnmax.org/

  11. choroidplexuscyst.org September 17, 2020 at 00:29 Reply

    What i do not realize is in truth how you’re no longer really a lot more well-liked than you may be right now.
    You are so intelligent. You understand thus considerably
    on the subject of this matter, made me in my view
    imagine it from so many various angles. Its like women and men don’t seem to be involved until it is one thing to accomplish with Woman gaga!
    Your individual stuffs excellent. Always deal with it up!

    Stop by my homepage choroidplexuscyst.org

  12. https://petrofieds.com/user/profile/7834 September 17, 2020 at 06:10 Reply

    I’ve read several just right stuff here. Definitely price
    bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how much
    effort you place to make the sort of fantastic informative web site.

    Also visit my web blog – https://petrofieds.com/user/profile/7834

  13. I simply could not leave your web site before suggesting that I actually
    loved the usual info an individual provide to your visitors?

    Is gonna be back continuously 6 Approaches To Accelerate Weight-Loss And Drop Pounds:WikkaWiki investigate cross-check new posts

  14. http://ropeaccess.qhub.com/member/1850962 September 17, 2020 at 07:46 Reply

    Thanks for a marvelous posting! I seriously enjoyed reading
    it, you will be a great author.I will ensure that I bookmark your blog and will eventually come back later
    on. I want to encourage you to definitely continue your great work, have
    a nice evening!

    Feel free to visit my homepage; http://ropeaccess.qhub.com/member/1850962

  15. I think other website proprietors should take this site as an model, very clean and great user genial style and design, as well as the content.
    You’re an expert in this topic!

    Stop by my webpage: http://www.cambersussex.co.uk/link.asp?url=http://bedrockhealthketo.com/

  16. You actually make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this matter to be actually something which I
    think I would never understand. It seems too
    complicated and very broad for me. I am looking
    forward for your next post, I’ll try to get the hang of it!

    Have a look at my web-site :: https://sugutools.com/tips-about-jennifer-aniston-skincare-13/

  17. I am glad to be a visitor of this utter web site, appreciate it
    Public profile – MajorR2656 – GetHelpIn-The Place for Small Business
    this rare info!

  18. Back September 17, 2020 at 09:49 Reply

    Hey! I understand this is somewhat off-topic but I needed to ask.
    Does managing a well-established blog like yours take
    a massive amount work? I’m completely new to blogging but I do write in my diary
    every day. I’d like to start a blog so I can easily share my personal experience and feelings online.
    Please let me know if you have any kind of ideas or tips for brand new aspiring
    bloggers. Thankyou!

    Visit my homepage: Back

    • Peter Adler September 24, 2020 at 20:25 Reply

      not really … first, you have to come up with a topic, then you have to research it, then you have to write it, and then you have to publish it …

  19. Thank you for being my own instructor on this
    theme. I actually enjoyed the article very much and most of
    all appreciated the way you handled the aspect I regarded as
    controversial. You happen to be always quite kind towards
    readers like me and assist me to in my everyday living. Thank you.

    my homepage :: https://www.tezlaaudio.com/how-attempt-care-of-sensitive-skin/

  20. https://mlmfamily.com/user/profile/250401 September 17, 2020 at 10:52 Reply

    We are a bunch of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community.
    Your website provided us with useful information to work
    on. You have done an impressive task and our entire neighborhood might be grateful to
    you.

    Feel free to visit my page – https://mlmfamily.com/user/profile/250401

  21. Back September 17, 2020 at 18:21 Reply

    I like what you guys are usually up too.
    This kind of clever work and exposure! Keep up the wonderful works guys I’ve you guys to
    my own blogroll.

    Also visit my webpage – Back

  22. http://apricotlakecream.com/ September 17, 2020 at 22:44 Reply

    As a Newbie, I am permanently browsing online for articles
    that can aid me. Thank you

    My web blog … http://apricotlakecream.com/

  23. Mr Vape's September 26, 2020 at 01:01 Reply

    I operate a vape shop directory and we have had a listing from a vape shop in the United States that likewise advertises CBD products. A Month later on, PayPal has contacted use to claim that our account has been restricted and have requested us to get rid of PayPal as a payment method from our vape shop web directory. We do not offer for sale CBD items such as CBD oil. We only provide internet marketing professional services to CBD firms. I have visited Holland & Barrett– the UK’s Reputable Wellness Merchant and if you take a good peek, you will see that they offer for sale a somewhat considerable series of CBD goods, primarily CBD oil and they also happen to accept PayPal as a payment method. It seems that PayPal is applying double standards to many different companies. Because of this constraint, I can no longer take PayPal on my CBD-related web site. This has restrained my payment choices and presently, I am greatly dependent on Cryptocurrency payments and straightforward bank transfers. I have spoken to a lawyer from a Magic Circle law office in The city of london and they explained that what PayPal is doing is completely illegal and inequitable as it ought to be applying a systematic criterion to all companies. I am yet to check with a different legal representative from a US law practice in The city of london to see what PayPal’s legal position is in the United States. In the meantime, I would be very appreciative if anyone here at targetdomain could provide me with alternative payment processors/merchants that work with CBD companies.

  24. 먹튀검증 October 11, 2020 at 02:48 Reply

    Everyone loves it when folks get together and share
    ideas. Great website, continue the good work!

  25. nox download October 15, 2020 at 05:32 Reply

    Pretty! This has been a really wonderful post. Many thanks for supplying this info.

  26. Morris October 15, 2020 at 17:23 Reply

    Nice post. I was checking continuously this blog and I am
    impressed! Very useful information particularly the last part 🙂 I care for such info a
    lot. I was looking for this certain information for a very long time.
    Thank you and good luck.

  27. Alanna October 15, 2020 at 19:27 Reply

    Today, I went to the beach front with my kids. I found a sea shell and gave it to
    my 4 year old daughter and said “You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.”
    She put the shell to her ear and screamed.

    There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear.
    She never wants to go back! LoL I know this is totally off
    topic but I had to tell someone!

  28. 먹튀검증업체 October 16, 2020 at 02:48 Reply

    Hey there! I’ve been reading your blog for some time now and finally got the bravery to
    go ahead and give you a shout out from Houston Tx!

    Just wanted to mention keep up the good work!

  29. Excellent article! We are linking to this particularly great article on our website.
    Keep up the great writing.

  30. 먹튀검증업체 October 20, 2020 at 23:35 Reply

    What’s up, just wanted to mention, I loved this blog post.
    It was inspiring. Keep on posting!

  31. Wow tons of terrific info.
    Best Essay writing
    the cold war effects on american politics culture https://an-essay.com/business-finance-your-name

  32. vertigo lights November 27, 2020 at 22:06 Reply

    I enjoy what you guys are up too. This type of clever work and reporting!

    Keep up the fantastic works guys I’ve included you guys to my blogroll.

  33. web page November 29, 2020 at 14:50 Reply

    It iss the best time to make some plans for the future and it is time to bbe happy.
    I have read this post and if I could I desire to suggest you feew interesting things or tips.

    Perhaps you could write next articles referring to this article.
    I want to read even more tnings about it!
    https://curranym6yhki.medium.com/

    web page https://wilburnb91qagsu.medium.com/what-is-roughly-words-in-an-essay-1f0bba4b6b21

  34. Fermin December 10, 2020 at 22:09 Reply

    Hello, I enjoy reading all of your article. I wanted to write
    a little comment to support you.

  35. Julie Cornely December 12, 2020 at 04:22 Reply

    I think tһe admiun of this web site is in faⅽt ԝorking һard ffor һis website, for the reason tһat heгe everty informɑtion is quality based іnformation.

  36. Jaydip Parikh December 12, 2020 at 05:01 Reply

    Hi there, I enjoy rеading all of y᧐ur post.
    I wanted too write a ittle comment to support you.

  37. Eduardo Scharwath December 12, 2020 at 05:16 Reply

    Hi to all, how is everything, I think every one is getting more from this
    site, and your views are nice in support of new viewers.

  38. Jone December 12, 2020 at 09:10 Reply

    I always used to study article in news papers but now as I am a user of internet thus from now I am using net for
    articles or reviews, thanks to web.

  39. Jessica December 12, 2020 at 22:48 Reply

    Highly energetic post, I enjoyed that a lot. Will there
    be a part 2?

  40. October 30th December 13, 2020 at 09:58 Reply

    Quality articles oг reviews iѕ the crucial to interes the users to visit tthe web site, that’s ᴡhat thi web site
    іs providing.

  41. Octavia Schleich December 13, 2020 at 13:48 Reply

    I do not еvеn know how I еnded up һere, buut I tһoսght tһіs post ѡas goߋd.
    Ӏ Ԁo not know who youu are but cеrtainly уou’re going to a famous blogger іf
    you aren’t alгeady 😉 Cheers!

  42. Trevor Dowdle December 18, 2020 at 12:23 Reply

    Hеllo, I think үoᥙr site migһt be haѵing broser
    compatibility issues. Ꮃhen I look ɑt your blog site in Firefox, it ⅼooks fine
    but when opening in Internet Explorer, it hаѕ ѕome overlapping.
    Ι just wɑnted to gіνе уou a quick heads սρ!
    Other then tһat, amazing blog!

  43. 바카라사이트 December 30, 2020 at 10:37 Reply

    I’ve learn several good stuff here. Definitely price bookmarking for
    revisiting. I surprise how much effort you set to create this sort of magnificent informative site.

    Feel free to surf to my blog: 바카라사이트

  44. Georgie Castellani December 30, 2020 at 13:22 Reply

    Spot on with this write-up, I absolutely feel this website needs far more attention.
    I’ll probably be returning to see more, thanks
    for the info!

  45. Trevor Dowdle December 30, 2020 at 13:57 Reply

    Hi, I do believe this is a great web site. I stumbledupon it 😉 I may return yet again since i have book marked it.
    Money and freedom is the greatest way to change, may you be rich and continue to help other people.

  46. Horacio Ruble January 1, 2021 at 04:40 Reply

    After looking over a number of the blog articles on your blog, I seriously appreciate your
    technique of blogging. I book-marked it to my bookmark webpage
    list and will be checking back in the near future. Please visit my website as well and
    let me know how you feel.

  47. River Hamilton January 2, 2021 at 06:31 Reply

    I am genuinely grateful to the holder of this web page who has shared this great post
    at at this time.

  48. 구글상위노출대행 January 2, 2021 at 22:22 Reply

    There’s definately a great deal to learn about this issue.

    I like all of the points you’ve made.

    Here is my homepage – 구글상위노출대행

  49. RettaLCutt January 3, 2021 at 10:39 Reply

    great issues altogether, you simply won a emblem new reader.
    What may you recommend about your post which
    you made a number of days ago? Any sure?

    my web-site :: RettaLCutt

  50. Georgie Castellani January 5, 2021 at 13:42 Reply

    I am not positive where you are getting
    your information, however good topic. I needs to spend some time finding out much more
    or working out more. Thank you for fantastic information I was in search of this information for
    my mission.

  51. Apolonia Fusi January 9, 2021 at 03:32 Reply

    It’s a shame you don’t have a donate button! I’d definitely donate to this excellent blog!
    I guess for now i’ll settle for bookmarking and adding your
    RSS feed to my Google account. I look forward to new updates and will
    share this blog with my Facebook group. Chat soon!

  52. Hortense Stark January 9, 2021 at 23:40 Reply

    Hey there, You’ve done an incredible job. I will definitely digg it and personally suggest to my friends.
    I am sure they will be benefited from this site.

  53. Lorna Wzorek January 10, 2021 at 17:21 Reply

    This is very fascinating, You’re a very skilled blogger. I have joined your rss feed and
    sit up for in search of more of your fantastic post.
    Additionally, I have shared your web site in my social networks

  54. Domitila Carrell January 12, 2021 at 20:04 Reply

    Everything is very open with a clear explanation of the challenges.
    It was truly informative. Your website is useful. Many thanks for sharing!

  55. Chanda Gischer February 21, 2021 at 10:35 Reply

    This info is worth everyone’s attention. How can I find out more?

  56. Lavinia Martin March 12, 2021 at 14:16 Reply

    Peter, I have been listening to your radio shows for years and love them. Do not always agree but that would be expected.

    SO. I live in Parksville/Qualicum Beach (Oceanside). Let us have some correct data here though.
    Oceanside population – you quote 12,500 – Census in 2017 – 28,922. Your quoted number of OCLA members 221, hardly representing the population are they – 0.0076% ? This is not democracy.

    Sure we have anti-vaxers they are everywhere but MOST of us are eagerly awaiting our chance to be vaccinated. No-one is being forced to be vaccinated.

    This group proposes in their “Public Safety By-Law” violence upon the organisations and population who do not abide by THEIR rules. All on the guise of “Democracy”.

    The man Kevin Annett, who is the figure-head of “Republic of Kanata” – the sort of umbrella group for these “republics” actually discusses on camera that he is meeting with a group of “sheriffs” to organise the hijacking and destruction of Vaccine supplies in Vancouver to prevent it being distributed. DEMOCRACY – MY ASS !!!!!

    This is my country too – I have rights – we all do. 0.0076% Does not represent me !!

  57. Lavinia Martin March 12, 2021 at 14:32 Reply

    This same group rented a Hall in the area – reported in the local newspaper. Read comments from readers about what they think of the groups behaviour. https://www.pqbnews.com/news/covid-19-oceanside-rcmp-bust-big-gathering-at-coombs-fairgrounds/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: