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Insight, Lessons & Unintended Consequences: Inside Bill C-14 For those who’ve been following the federal government’s efforts to pass Bill C-14 into law... more
Senate reform
cdnpoli
Canadian politics
Canadian Senate
Re:  Liberal-dominated committee calls on Ottawa to study guaranteed income, Mar. 11 While a guaranteed income program certainly deserves consideration, so... more
 
June 7, 2016
basic income
minimum income
On May 31, three years following my access to information request, I received documents that the Quebec Commission of Access to Information had ordered the... more
Some of the most frank evidence on banking practices was given by Graham F. Towers, Governor of the Central Bank of Canada (from 1934 to 1955), before the... more
banking
central banks
money
fiscal sustainability
balanced budgets
deficits
deficit spending
Modern Monetary Theory
Graham Towers
The government, the media and all the power brokers who benefit from the False Majority governments created by First Past the Post (FPTP) simply do not want... more
electoral reform
proportional representation
MMP
FPTP
Transparency
Accountability
Power Brokers
media
Liberal Party of Canada
Conservative Party of Canada
NDP
Green Party of Canada
Post Media
propaganda
cdnpoli
Public consultation
What breaks my heart is that the victims are often elderly, as they are attractive targets for the financial predator.  Secondly, the elderly do not have the... more
invest
advisor
Recovery
abuse
financial
Finance
banks
brokers
crime
white collar
broker
dealer
cdnpoli
Canada
The recent TruckWorld truck show in Mississauga is always the place to see new products and services that are necessary and if not necessary are products and... more
truck drivers
trucking
wheels
LUG LOK
tires
Ray Gompf
When I read this article (see links) the other morning regarding Jean Chretien’s views about how to best address the crisis in Attawapiskat I was floored.  I... more
Attawapiskat
Jean Chretien
First Nations
Indigenous rights
economic paradigm
nation-to-nation
First Nations treaties
Cultural genocide
economics
History
Education
Canadian Prime Minister
Lynn Gehl
Canada
Re:  Investors, rating agencies see Liberal deficit plan as manageable, BILL CURRY,  Mar. 30, 2016 The Canadian federal debt is fiscally sustainable because... more
interest rates
credit ratings
fiscal balance
debt-to-GDP ratio
central banks
Bank of Canada
I take no position on this particular case. But I am troubled by the chronic failure of the law and the media to distinguish between several different but... more
Hate-speech
law
hate-law
Canadian law
Human Rights Tribunals
Geert Wilders
Muslim
religion
Holland
Morocco
Canada
Dear Members of Council, We received, with dismay, the OMB Decision dated February 23, 2016, following the August 6, 2015 hearing of a motion by OPA 150... more
OMB
Official Plan Amendment 150
Mayor Jim Watson
Jim Watson
urban planning
City of Ottawa
Ottawa
The job of the federal government is to manage total spending in the economy. Too much consumption will result in inflation so government must raise taxes to... more
unemployment
elites
Bank of Canada
functional finance
deficit spending
Finance
economics
rich
wealthy
While Increased taxes on the rich is indeed important for eliminating inequality, the government of Canada owns a central bank and can strengthen the nation’s... more
taxes
Social services
Extraordinary Financing Framework
fiat currency
Jim Stanford
fiscal capacity
Re: A farewell to gold: Canada winds down its holdings, IAN McGUGAN - MINING REPORTER, Thursday, Mar. 03, Selling central bank gold is no longer an issue,... more
gold standard
infrastructure
fiscal anchor
inflation
Re: Justin Trudeau’s message to world: Let government spending do the work, Josh Wingrove, March 3, 2016 Prime Minister Trudeau is correct to set an example... more
fiscal policy
WWII
Tony Benn

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