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Jan Slomp | The Conference Board of Canada's ideas for changing supply management are ill-conceived and self-serving. Let's do a quick review of why we have dairy supply management, and how it works.
Columnists
Murray Dobbin | Just as we all need to be intentional citizens we are, unconsciously and even unwillingly, becoming less and less engaged, more and more individualistic. Unless...
Activist Toolkit
| Reclamos is a website that utilizes crowdsourced consumer complaints to create and maintain satisfaction ratings of corporations and government agencies in Chile
Activist Toolkit
| Buy Nothing Day is an international day of demonstration against consumerism.
Podcast
Mordecai Briemberg | Jennifer Jacquet of the Fisheries Centre at UBC argues that environmental activists should focus their energy on the changing the behaviour of corporations -- and that shame is a valuable tool.
Podcast
Jane Williams | At a shareholders' meeting in Vancouver, one of the leading sellers of organic goods was accused of misleading consumers with its labelling of products.
Podcast
Sean Mullen | In October 2008, baby bottles containing the chemical bisphenol A were banned in Canada. However many other products contain suspected toxins.