Shooting the Messenger
Till Death Do Us Part
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In memory of my beloved Lucette
who believed in me in
spite of everything.
One of my wife's last requests was that I make one more attempt at telling my story; now our story. I should not have been surprised that my
dismissal from the Canadian Public Service still bothered her considering the surroundings in which she died.
At the heart of Shooting the Messenger – Till Death Do Us Part is the story of
my discovery of a multi-year, multi-million dollar fraud at the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and my subsequent firing for
failing to report the theft of additional millions.
Till Death Do Us Part ends with Lucette's passing on the afternoon of July 5, 2019, away from
where she had hoped to die.
Shooting the Messenger would make, at the very least, a gripping
Inquiries from producers welcomed. There is not much time left.
Prologue - Say It Ain't So
A Laudable Model of Behaviour
The French Connection
The Road Back
The Wrong Lesson Learned
Getting High on the Job
An Appalling Indiscretion
The Death of Janine
Foreign Affairs Beckons
The Fifty Percent Solution
The Impossible Report and the Missing Millions
Tokyo Lets the Cat Out of the Bag
A Mugging in Amsterdam
Yours, Mine and Ours
The Return of the Double Standard
No Future Here
The Appraisal From Hell
The Ambassador and the Commissioner Trade Places
The Pontius Pilate Letter
Memories of Wendy
A Sunny Day In May
R. G. Woolham and the Appraisal From Hell
J. T. Boehm's Sense of Humour
A Judge is Blackmailed
Thomas W. Brown and the Monstrous Lie
Et tu, PSAC?
The Poisoned Affidavit
In the Federal Court of Appeal
In the Supreme Court of Canada
Proof of Perjury
The Betrayal Of Joe Clark
Investigative Journalism, Canadian Style
Mulroney and a Different Lesson Learned
Where Have All the Fish Gone?
Lucette and that Damned Firing
The Shell to the Rescue
The Butterfly Effect
Doing Google Before Google Did Google
Year 2000 at the Heart Institute
Michael Cowpland and First Nations
What is the Life of an Aboriginal Worth?
From Witness to Malfeasance to that of Malevolence
Days of Pain and Madness
Canada Day 2013
McKenna and a Penultimate Hope Belatedly Dashed
Freeland, Khadr and Company