Health Care Accord

What Basketball Can Teach Us About Obamacare

Woody Allen once said that basketball transports us to a primitive place for higher learning. The loose arrangement of strangers balling on public pavement illustrates many of the ivory tower's arguments surrounding health insurance. We can try breaking it down like this...
alamy

Without Universal Health Care, Who Are We?

One worries what Harper's health care edict will do to the collective Canadian psyche. If we are indeed on the road to more privatizing of medical care -- a process that, perversely, might actually offer more health care equity across the country -- Canadians are destined to lose one of the key pillars on which our identity rests.
alamy

Tough Health-Care Talks Coming

OTTAWA - The federal government will officially begin discussions on the next health- care accord this week — talks that will define the fiscal and social-policy relationship between Ottawa and the pr...