MCA – Boycott Cornwall in Response to $1000 Bounty on Non Reporting Residents

Hmm…election drama dies down, government goes on the war path.   Here’s a press release from the MCA released today. For immediate release: Seskehko:wa/ September 18, 2009 For information contact: Mohawk Government Office Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Tel: (613) 575-2348 AKWESASNE LEADERSHIP RESPONDS TO CBSA ATTACK AGAINST COMMUNITY MEMBERS Akwesasne —This morning, the Canadian Border Services […]

Is lying to the public at a party level good politics? Pinocchio Harper at work and play.

I just shake my head as I read this stuff. The first thing you see when you go to Mr Harper’s website are attack ads graphically displayed. A click away you can participate in something called Where Mr. Harper and his team will actually instruct you to perpetuate lies to the media by […]

So What Would you do to keep your seat if you were a MP?? Elections are good for the Economy – 2009 Federal Election

Politics are a blood sport.    They are not for the squeamish.   We don’t really want honest politicians.  We don’t want fair politicians.  We want our politician’s to serve our best interest.  We want our MP to bring Jobs and prosperity to our riding; even if it’s at the loss of another community. This is human […]

So what happened to those Call Centre Jobs?

So what happened to those Call Centre Jobs?

Do you know anyone that got a job at the new Government Call Centre?   Even as a janitor?   All that talk; all that improvement, pointing to the government website only to not see the posting. Were the jobs all gobbled up by government employees from Ottawa? Email us at if you know […]

So who the heck is running Akwesasne?

I’ve spent a lot of time covering the Bridge Crisis this year.   The more I talk to people the less I understand on the Island and I have an above average IQ even if I can’t spell worth squat. We have the Mohawk people, who some Mohawk people claim are not really Mohawks, but Iroquois.   […]

It’s Official – David Rawnsley to run for the Green Party in SD&G

We at The Cornwall Free News wish to offer our congratulations to Mr Rawnsley and his Campaign manager Lorna Foreman. For immediate release Cornwall September 14th, 2009. The Green Party is pleased to announce that David Rawnsley will once again be their Federal Candidate in the riding of Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry. David carried the green-banner during […]

Election Prediction for this Week – or Why Stephen Harper so badly wants an election EDITORIAL

Good morning everyone.  Nobody wants an election.   That’s the buzz phrase that comes out of a lot of politician’s mouths and in print.   Reality is though that the majority of politicians do want a Federal election. Don’t let anyone in the Harper Government fool you.    Mr. Harper wants a majority.  He’s tired of not being […]