Private Sector

There's Good Reason to Monitor Government Spending

Mark Milke | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada Politics
Mark Milke

Too many use Orwellian language to propose something contrary to the public good. But, considering the reality of power, the term "taxpayer" helps people focus on the real cost of political decisions that favour a narrow interest, ones which can injure the good life for everyone else.

Two Bills Later, Political Parties Can Still Collect Your Info Scot-Free

Vincent Gogolek | Posted 08.24.2014 | Canada Politics
Vincent Gogolek

Are you worried about what federal political parties are doing with their ever-growing stashes of your personal information? Because you should be. Federal political parties' databases and all the personal information they contain are still not subject to any law (except for some information related to the voters register).

Tapping The Private Sector For Social Programs

CBC | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Impact

The federal government is on the right track when it comes to tapping private companies and non-profits to help run social programs, says a leading Ca...