public interest

Feb 16, 2013

Canada's tax system in dire need of reform

The idea that wealthy people should pay a much higher percentage of their income in tax sounds pretty radical these days. But a new report says it’s an important way to make taxes more fair.

Fifty Years of Freedom – Anniversary Speakers Series

Jun 1, 2012
SFU Woodwards – Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
8888 University Drive
V5A 1S6 Burnaby , BC
49° 16' 48.99" N, 122° 55' 21.432" W
British Columbia CA
A day-long symposium featuring some of the highest profile civil liberties defenders in Canada.
Jun 24, 2011

What's in a name?

People experience a reality; the words and symbols follow. As the guy in Field of Dreams might have said: Build it and they will name.
Jun 3, 2011

The death of public hope

Hope is indispensable in public and private life. I don't mean brainless optimism in the face of facts. I mean hope that finds a way to persist in honest awareness of how bad things are.


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