Is the climate crusade really an excuse to expand government control as some people suggest. In the quote of the week, teenage climate sensation, Greta Thunberg gives us her take.
Maybe I should retire. It would certainly make some people happy, especially supporters of the status quo power groups but I can’t turn my back on what’s about to happen in the next two years – i.e. massive financial changes.
The French give us a glimpse into the future – and it’s not pretty. Do you like the rising civil unrest and violence? Jonathon Haidt tells us why it’s happening in Instant Wisdom. Plus, Mike chimes in with his favourite shocking stat of the year and you don’t want to miss the goofy.
The new Employers Health Tax will take another $2 billion from BC businesses that Alberta’s businesses don’t pay. And the ripple effect will help push Vancouver’s property tax increase to double Edmonton’s and Calgary’s.
The holiday shopping season’s here. I wonder how many of the student Climate Strike protestors have changed their Christmas wish list or was it all just talk.
1. No charity in Canada who helps the vulnerable and the needy does their important work without the backing of business and the people who work in them. 2. A strong economy is directly correlated with increased charitable giving.