Oct 22, 2009

Canada's sub-prime mortgage time bomb

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has tossed the Canadian taxpayer a ticking time bomb. Why? So that he can maintain the fiction that he is a good economic manager and win a majority in the next election.
Sep 23, 2009

Why is Canada breaking ranks on bankers' bonuses?

Ellen Russell
Canada likes to think of itself as the country that emerged from the financial crisis squeaky clean. Too bad it is abdicating a leadership role in creating a safer financial system going forward.
Sep 8, 2009

Weekly Audit: Cheating workers and pampering CEOs

TMC MediaWire Blogger
Zach Carter
A new study conducted by a team of academics reveals that the majority of workers at the bottom of the economic ladder have been shorted on their paychecks as recently as last week.
Sep 1, 2009

Weekly Audit: Four more years of Bailout Ben

TMC MediaWire Blogger
Zach Carter
After Ben Bernanke allowed an $8 trillion housing bubble to ravage the global economy and nearly destroy the U.S. financial system, President Barack Obama has decided he deserves another term.
Jun 16, 2009

Who's calling shots for Liberals?

Lisa Raitt's taped comments raise questions about what role the banks may have played in nixing the coalition, and also what power they wield over the severely financially strapped Liberal party.

Good jobs for all - Rally and march

Jun 13, 2009
Downtown Toronto at Metro Hall
King St. and John St.
Toronto , ON
43° 38' 47.7024" N, 79° 23' 23.028" W
Ontario CA
It's time to fix E.I. It's time to protect pensions. It's time to put people before banks. Join a rally and march for better living!
May 19, 2009

A new world is necessary

The current economic crisis raises two questions. What went wrong? What can be done about it? There is a facile answer to the first question. Capitalism is crisis prone.


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