Complete List of Articles Authored by Sean

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  1. Did Canada pay Khadr too much, its veterans too little, or a bit of both?-THE HILL TIMES-July 17, 2017
  2. This is why many Canadian veterans are troubled over the Khadr settlement-CBC News-July 15, 2017
  3. Less pretty words, more substantial action needed for military families-THE HILL TIMES-May 29, 2017
  4. Canada’s Veterans deserve a courageous ombudsman-HUFFINGTON POST-May 1, 2017
  5. Liberals-say right things about helping veterans but devils are in the detail-THE HILL TIMES-April 10, 2017
  6. Remembering the living, not just the dead-THE HILL TIMES-November 7, 2016
  7. Big gap between Liberal rhetoric and action on veterans issues-THE HILL TIMES-October 31, 2016
  8. Ottawa’s war to silence veterans-THE HILL TIMES-October 6, 2016
  9. Canadian Forces culture in desperate need of change-THE HILL TIMES-September 26, 2016
  10. Ottawa gives veterans the indexation finger-THE HILL TIMES-September 16, 2016
  11. Why Canada needs to pry open the doors of the Legion’s headquarters-THE HILL TIMES-June 8, 2016
  12. Vets need more than job training to adapt to civilian life-THE HILL TIMES-May 23, 2016
  13. Veterans’ consultation, or dog and pony show-THE HILL TIMES-May 9, 2016
  14. Has a well-intentioned minister of veterans affairs been co-opted by a cliché?-THE HILL TIMES-April 11, 2016
  15. Precarious optimism for veterans-THE HILL TIMES-April 4, 2016
  16. Democracy, yes, just not for veterans-THE HILL TIMES-October 19, 2015
  17. Election 2015-the battle for the hearts and minds of Canada’s veterans-DEFENCE WATCH-October 18, 2015
  18. Hiring veterans not a priority for O’Toole-THE HILL TIMES-October 10, 2015
  19. Dangerous déjà vu for veterans: send omnibus plate back to the chef-THE HILL TIMES-June 1, 2015
  20. Government should be taking the lumps, not injured veterans-THE HILL TIMES-March 09, 2015
  21. Fantino: not tough enough for veterans affairs-ESPRIT DE CORPS-January 2015
  22. Feds playing fast and loose with veterans’ mental health-THE HILL TIMES-December 1, 2014
  23. Minister Fantino: less back patting and more action, please-THE HILL TIMES-September 22, 2014
  24. New veterans charter: fourteen recommended changes, not substantive results-ESPRIT DE CORPS-July 2014
  25. Adieu to a friend, ally in accountability wars-THE HILL TIMES-July 21, 2014
  26. Prime Minister Harper:  Thank you for Julian Fantino-THE HILL TIMES-July 14, 2014
  27. Feds love veterans for photo ops, but not so much as ‘a budget line’-THE HILL TIMES-June 16, 2014
  28. Parliament Throws Veterans under the Bus, Yet Again-THE HILL TIMES-June 9, 2014
  29. What we owe those who fight our wars-iPolitics-June 3, 2014
  30. Government doesn’t care about whistleblowers-THE HILL TIMES-June 2, 2014
  31. Veterans trapped under government’s sweeping budget omnibus steamroller: Sean Bruyea-THE HILL TIMES-May 19, 2014
  32. Parliament Has No Obligation to Fight for Veterans, Even though Veterans Fight and Die for Us-THE HILL TIMES-May 12, 2014
  33. Yes, We Can Trust Ottawa Again-THE HILL TIMES-April 28, 2014
  34. Veterans bang heads against Parliamentary, bureaucratic wall-THE HILL TIMES-April 11, 2014
  35. CAF Needs to Diminish the Rhetoric & Act on Health Care-ESPRIT DE CORPS-April 2014
  36. Feds Dilly-dallying with Disabled Veterans-THE HILL TIMES-March 24, 2014
  37. Fantino: cloudy priorities in sunny Cyprus-THE HILL TIMES-March 17, 2014
  38. Mental Health Care in Forces: Let’s Clear a Few Trees to See Forest-THE HILL TIMES-March 10, 2014
  39. Mock Consultation: Subjecting Veterans to an Ugly Political Game-THE HILL TIMES-March 3, 2014
  40. How Veterans Shoot Themselves in the Foot While Government Hits Them over the Head-THE HILL TIMES-February 24, 2014
  41. ‘What the Frig is Wrong with that Guy?’-THE HILL TIMES-February 03, 2014
  42. Healing Our Military Veterans: First Steps-THE HILL TIMES-December 17, 2013
  43. Military Suicides: Platitudes and Rhetoric Not Enough-THE HILL TIMES-December 9, 2013
  44. Veterans Deserve Best Democracy Possible-THE HILL TIMES-November 11, 2013
  45. In Ottawa, Every Day Could Be Halloween-THE HILL TIMES-October 31, 2013
  46. Sean Bruyea: Veterans under attack-NATIONAL POST-October 28, 2013
  47. New Veterans Affairs Minister: Same Old Crisis of Insensitivity-THE HILL TIMES-October 14, 2013
  48. Highly-marginalized, Vulnerable Disabled CF Veterans Now Pawns in Federal Government Negotiations-THE HILL TIMES-July 2, 2012
  49. Federal Court Rules on Side of 6,000 CF Members, and Feds Should Not Appeal It-THE HILL TIMES-May 7, 2012
  50. When the Veterans Affairs forest falls to the budget axe, does anyone in government hear it?-THE HILL TIMES-March 09, 2012
  51. Why is Canada Kicking Injured Soldiers When They’re Down?-THE GLOBE AND MAIL- March 07, 2012
  52. Stakeholder committees and other reasons for a public inquiry into Veterans Affairs-THE HILL TIMES-February 6, 2012
  53. Just One More Reason for a Commission of Inquiry into Veterans’ Issues-THE HILL TIMES-January, 3, 2012
  54. It’s Time Ottawa Fix its Broken Trust with Canadians-THE HILL TIMES-December 5, 2011
  55. Rebuilding trust with our CF veterans: now is the time for a public inquiry-THE HILL TIMES-October 21, 2011

  56. Here’s the Real Skinny on How Power Works in Ottawa-THE HILL TIMES-September 19, 2011
  57. Sleight-of-hand Tricks Once Again at VAC-THE HILL TIMES-July 18, 2011
  58. How to Make Positive Change for Serving and Retired CF, RCMP and Their Families? (Hint: Only Veterans Affairs and Treasury Board Win When Veterans are Divided)-VeteransVoice.info and VeteransofCanada.ca-July 15, 2011
  59. Why Do We Neglect Our Veterans?-THE GLOBE AND MAIL- June 08, 2011
  60. Caring for Injured and Retired CF Personnel: Universality Instead of a Patchwork Quilt-THE HILL TIMES (Defence Policy Issue)-May 30, 2011
  61. Veterans Affairs Canada Has a Case of Premature Closure-THE HILL TIMES-April 11, 2011
  62. Veterans Affairs Canada Has a Perverse Understanding of ‘Consultation’-THE HILL TIMES-March 21, 2011
  63. On the March Again for Fair Treatment-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-November 06, 2010
  64. Parliament must order a royal commission to clean up Veterans Affairs-THE HILL TIMES-October 18, 2010
  65. I didn’t go to war for this kind of abuse-VICTORIA TIMES-COLONIST-September 28, 2010.
  66. This is not what I went to war for-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-September 25, 2010
  67. Disabled soldiers angry over lump-sum payments-THE TORONTO STAR-August 26, 2010
  68. Some ‘facts’ about Canada’s veterans-WINNIPEG FREE PRESS-August 24, 2010
  69. Don’t Let Ottawa Make Financial Scapegoats of Our Veterans-THE GLOBE AND MAIL-August 17, 2010
  70. Disabled veterans not just another statistic-THE HILL TIMES-August 9, 2010
  71. Feds’ idea to reward public servants with cash doomed-THE HILL TIMES-July 19, 2010
  72. Our Public Service Needs Servicing-THE VANCOUVER SUN-July 14, 2010
  73. Canada’s Public-Service Mentality Must Be Changed-THE MONTREAL GAZETTE-July 6, 2010
  74. Ottawa’s plan to pay cash for cost-cutting ideas is doomed to fail-EDMONTON JOURNAL-July 4, 2010
  75. Democracy also a right of veterans: how Canada can begin to repay debt owed to our injured soldiers-THE HILL TIMES-February 8, 2010
  76. Federal treatment of disabled soldiers disgraceful-THE EDMONTON JOURNAL-January, 27, 2010
  77. Disabled soldiers face legal minefield-THE OTTAWA CITIZEN-January, 21, 2010
  78. Canada’s disabled soldiers: Canada’s courts are their reluctant battlefield-THE HILL TIMES-January 18, 2010
  79. Government wages war with Parliamentary Budget Officer Page-THE HILL TIMES-August 3, 2009
  80. MPs find too much openness and accountability on the Hill-THE EDMONTON JOURNAL-July 26, 2009
  81. Parliament and our veterans: now’s the time for healing-THE HILL TIMES-November 24, 2008
  82. Canada must provide support for soldiers-THE EDMONTON JOURNAL-November 15, 2008
  83. Cheating our injured soldiers-ESPRIT DE CORPS-May 2008.
  84. Stop the insanity: let’s end discrimination against disabled Canadian soldiers-THE HILL TIMES-April 7, 2008
  85. Homecoming: a new direction to welcome our soldiers back into Canadian society-THE HILL TIMES-March 10, 2008
  86. Injured Soldiers are Not Disposable-HALIFAX CHRONICLEHERALD-March 06, 2008
  87. Disposable soldiers: Canada must renew broken trust with its forgotten 4,260 soldiers-THE HILL TIMES-February 25, 2008
  88. Cheating our Veterans-THE NATIONAL POST-February 14, 2008.
  89. Veterans Affairs Minister Thompson should be building trust and showing more compassion-THE HILL TIMES-February 4, 2008
  90. Veterans Affairs Canada: Well-Oiled Machine or Department in Crisis?-THE HILL TIMES-January 21, 2008
  91. A Remembrance Day to remember, or, a way forward for Canada’s first-ever veterans’ ombudsman-THE HILL TIMES-November 5, 2007
  92. Civil servants and soldiers: some are more equal than others-THE HILL TIMES-October 08, 2007
  93. The Many Faces of Bravery-SALUTE (VAC Newsletter)-October 2007
  94. Making the right choice for injured soldiers-THE HILL TIMES-September 24, 2007
  95. Veterans awaiting an Ombudsman-TORONTO STAR-September 21, 2007
  96. Delivering a personal letter to the minister of veterans affairs, er, not-THE HILL TIMES-August 20, 2007
  97. Royal Canadian Legion rapidly losing its connectivity to veteran community-THE HILL TIMES-June 4, 2007
  98. The New Veterans Charter: setting limits for vets-ESPRIT DE CORPS-January 2007
  99. Dishonouring disabled vets-THE TORONTO STAR-June 19, 2006
  100. Robbing Veterans of their rights-THE NATIONAL POST-April 3, 2006
  101. The case for a VAC ombudsman-ESPRIT DE CORPS-July 2005