American Economy

Polarizing Yet Popular Candidates Show Discontented Middle Class

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada Politics

"We are not part of what is happening to America anymore. America has changed."


CP | Josh Boak, The Associated Press | Posted 09.10.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - The U.S. government ran a monthly budget surplus in June, putting it on course to record the lowest annual deficit since 2008.The Treasur...

Slavery: America's Economic Salvation

David Martin | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada
David Martin

Today's economic situation in the United States is distressing. Despite Washington's best efforts, the nation's rate of unemployment continues to hove...

Canada's Super-Sized Economy

David Gratzer | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada
David Gratzer

Tim Hortons is supersizing their coffee. And that's all you need to know about the Canadian economy. It speaks of prosperity at a time of unease -- a major coffee chain attempting to increase sales when the chains in other countries are laying off workers. But there are, of course, storm clouds on the horizon.

Obama, Stop Lecturing and Start Leading

Stephen LeDrew | Posted 10.11.2011 | Canada
Stephen LeDrew

My American friends argue that this president is the victim of some of the nastiest racism possible. There are people who would prefer to see the States go down rather than see him succeed. Perhaps this is so, but Mr. President, rise to the challenge and speak directly to the American people!