The latest report from the trustees of the US Social Security System projects that it will run out of money in 15 years. Why do I get the feeling that our political leaders have no clue as to monumental implications for not just the US but Canada and the world.
False predictions of impending doom have been the mainstay of Earth Day since its inception in 1970. But have the litany of false forecast undermined calls for action today.
Notre Dame is burning – people step up to help repair the damage but that has some people outraged.
It wasn’t just the Alberta NDP who were abandoned by Jagmeet Singh and BC NDP leader John Horgan along with the Federal government – it’s the whole province. Ozzie Jurock talks about whether Alberta is a real estate buy in the aftermath of the United Conservative victory. Plus a shocking stat on one of the most dominant athletes in history.
We want gas prices higher to discourage driving – that’s what the carbon tax is about. At least until prices go up – then some of the same climate crusaders start talking about subsidizing gasoline, which encourages driving.
In the late 90’s there was an exodus of head offices from BC to Alberta, thanks to lower corporate tax rates, a business friendly government and reduced regulations. With the United Conservatives promising to cut corporate taxes and regulation by a third is it about to be “deja vu all over again.”