Politics and its Discontents: A Canadian Success Story

Many years ago, campaigns urging people to ‘Buy Canadian’ abounded. A point of pride with many, patronizing our domestic suppliers of goods and services, although more difficult than in earlier times thanks to the corporate pursuit of ever-higher profits at the expense of domestic jobs, is still possible. Today’s Star has a piece about a ...

Politics and its Discontents: The Power of the Consumer

According to this email I received, forwarded by a friend of mine, we have quite a bit of power. At a minimum, the following should give us pause as we go about our consumer lives: This is TRULY worth reading and considering….. A physics teacher in high school once told the students: That while one ...