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The True Cost Of Having A Royal Family

Stephen Punwasi | Posted 09.26.2016 | Canada Politics
Stephen Punwasi

The cost of hosting Will and Kate is three times the amount given to study foreign ownership by the federal government. Or 75 per cent of the projected revenue to come in from the Vancouver Vacant Home tax. Not exactly chump change to fly them around for a vacation.

Should The UK's Distinct Society Remain In The EU?

Guy Laforest | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada Politics
Guy Laforest

In many ways the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, which joined what was then the European Common Market in 1973, represents a distinct society in its own right: with its strong currency it remains outside the Euro zone, fails to participate to the Schengen Area regulating border controls, while enjoying special budgetary rules.