ONE PER CENT

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Where Canada's One Per Cent Lives

Albertans wondering where the country's top one per cent live don't have to look far. Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia are where 92 per cent of the country's one per cent live, according...
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Cheer Up Folks! Things Could be Worse

Grumpy and worried though Americans may be, they can take some comfort from the fact that unlike in China, 60 per cent of the wealthy do not want to emigrate, and unlike Russia according to recent polls, nor do about 40 per cent of their whole population.

It's the Green Economy, Stupid

In a recent poll Canadians cited the economy as their most pressing concern. There is mounting evidence a green economy would deliver greater economic growth and more jobs compared with continuing with business as usual. The green economy isn't just better for the environment; it's a better economy.

Is the Canada-European Trade Agreement Helping or Hurting?

There could be some good aspects of the CETA arrangement, but its negative effects could be so profound. In the rush to bring in foreign investment we could easily be paving the way for the Caterpillars of the world to take away whatever little self-direction is left for our communities.