Tag Archives: Canadian Armed Forces

Remembrance Day: Who Deserves Respect? The Dutch Know!

An odd title for Remembrance Day? Not really. Here in Canada, as in many other countries, we remember those who died, we remember the veterans and we honour those who are serving and protecting us now.

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Canadian Armed Forces: Memories Of The Past And Present!

Westcoastpugnaciousis always proud to review the past memories of our Canadian Armed Forces, provide reminders of the present. It is much harder to make any forecast about the CAF future.

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Canadian Role In Iraq Is Non-Combat: Guess The Pay?

Lots of publicity about a Canadian sniper in Iraq who has just ‘achieved’ the longest kill shot in history…at 3540 metres. Some confusion over this being achieved in what has been touted as a non-combat mission.

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Troops To Latvia; Trust Trudeau Or Auditor General?

Canada is sending troops to Latvia, Canadian troops put in harms way … again. Based upon past practice by both the Conservative and Liberal governments, This could mean that they are under trained and ill equipped.

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National Defence Classified Data Leaks; Spies & Lies Again

Usually when one thinks about leaks in the Canadian Navy, sorry, Royal Canadian Navy, the leaks are from leaky submarines or rusted vessels. However this time it is about classified documents being leaked. And as with other military related fiascoes, … Continue reading

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Sexual Misconduct At Correction Service Of Canada …Goodale?

The terminology varies depending upon which organisation is involved, for example …sexual misconduct …inappropriate behaviour …sexual assaults. Organisations varied from Canadian Armed Forces, RCMP and now Correctional Service of Canada [CSC]. Most are still ongoing, the sexual assaults [inclusive of … Continue reading

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RCMP Commissioner Paulson & Workplace Assaults Part 2

Westcoastpugnaciousmakes mention of the Opinion that was offered by my local newspaper [no disrespect intended] which totally accepted all the alleged sincerity from Paulson.

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Remember Remembrance Day, Unique Proposal From The Past

An oldie that westcoastpugnaciousthinks has merit: Where is your poppy today?

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RCMP Commissioner Paulson & Workplace Assaults Part 1

Visitors to westcoastpugnaciouswill have noticed that the history of sexual assaults in the Canadian Armed Forces has been the topic in many Posts.

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General Lawson ‘Outtrumps’ Trump Over Sexual Conduct

Westcoastpugnacious hastens to add that General Lawson retired shortly after stating that males were biologically wired for sexual misconduct. Naturally he retired with full honours and pensions. That’s the Canadian Armed Forces way.

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