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The Liberals are looking at privatizing public assets to pay for the billions of dollars of infrastructure spending they promised. Brent Patterson says Canada Post and the CBC could be at risk.
Canadian pension funds have been living in a form of climate denial through their major holdings of fossil fuel stock, and are thus exposed to risks from new policies to address climate change.
British journalist Jen Wilton has researched some of the investments held by Canada Pension Plan. She discovered a connection with companies operating a huge open-pit coal mine in Colombia.
The University of Victoria has high-profile climate and environmental scientists on faculty. Yet, the university invests pension funds in Enbridge and some of the tar sands' biggest players.