The OLG promoted its strategy as bringing $1.3 billion into the Ontario Government's coffers, but what people are slowly beginning to appreciate is that it isn't about the money. It's about the impact it will have on the horse racing industry, on communities and on people. The OLG and Mr. Melnyk would do well to realize it too.
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation has come up with a revised funding formula for any casino in downtown Toronto
The public has some say in whether to build that casino, but nobody asks Canadians if they want to participate in the much larger casino of the global currency market. If you are unemployed, you are likely one of the losers from this giant virtual casino of international currency trading.