Tag Archives: Economy

The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism

Economy Below are two contrasting views by way of an editorial and a letter to the editor dealing with municipal governance as it relates to our economy here in the Pass that appeared in the same newspaper this week… Editorial … Continue reading

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Safety Codes Services Bylaw

Safety Codes It looks like we finally have a councillor with both balls and common sense breaking away from the pack and speaking out against yet another example of this council’s planned agenda of maintaining the status quo by ensuring … Continue reading

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I can see clearly now….

I can see clearly now I can see clearly now, the rain is gone, I can see all obstacles in my way Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind It’s gonna be a bright (bright), bright (bright) Sun-Shiny … Continue reading

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Bad Job? “There is no bad job”

Oh yes, there is…. What’s the Worst Job You Ever Had? A response to Jim Flaherty saying “There is no bad job” It’s not even about whether a job is bad or not……there should be jobs out there for those … Continue reading

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VIDEO: New Green Economy

New Green Economy In the interest of re-enforcing our ABC’s (Anybody but Conservatives)… To watch this video in full-screen mode click here.   Awareness leads you forward, while lack of awareness leads you nowhere. from John Prince

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Rick Mercer Rants on Canada’s….

…. Telecommunications Costs by ken@cambridgestrategies.com (Ken Chapman) The User Based Billing bunk and the enormously uncompetitive telecommunications business in Canada is going to ensure we are marginalized and continue to be penalized in the new economy. Rick Mercer captures the … Continue reading

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Alta.’s economic future lies in Far East

Alberta’s Economic Future Dave Mabell LETHBRIDGE HERALD dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com Albertans may enjoy their next economic boom as early as autumn. But Premier Ed Stelmach says they should look west not south to the U.S. to see it coming. Rapidly developing China … Continue reading

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Harper is a pimp, and Canada is his whore

The New Border Vision Just like Mulroney before him who gave us NAFTA, touted as “free trade” but really an instrument to American domination of our economy, Harper wants to give us a new border deal… “The New Border Vision … Continue reading

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TECK: Elkview Mine On Strike

Elkview Mine On Strike For those who don’t know yet the Crowsnest Pass’ biggest employer TECK is now in its fourth day of a strike at its Elkview Mine and with Fording River’s (another one of its mines in B.C.) … Continue reading

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Conservatives Cut Taxes for Big Corporations

Goodale: Conservatives Cut Taxes for Big Corporations Nearly four years ago in 2007 – before any recession and while Canada was still surfing on budgetary surpluses built-up by Paul Martin – the Harper government announced further reductions in the federal income … Continue reading

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