Economics

Panhandling in Windsor is largely an unobtrusive part of society. However, some members of City Council are too willing to create laws to combat panhandlers instead of addressing the under-lying reasons behind the causes. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Poverty Is A Disgrace

(TORONTO, ON) – Robert Stephen visits with John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Affluent Society for today’s Words of Wisdom. We ignore poverty because we share with…


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Catalent Takes Over Accucaps

(WINDSOR, ON) – Catalent, Inc, a global medical technology and consumer health products company, has completed its takeover of Windsor-based Accucaps Industries Limited. The Windsor…




Kathleen Wynne and Charles Sousa are congratulated by Ontario Liberals after delivering the 2014 Budget speech. Photo courtesy of Queen's Printer.

CUPE Sues Wynne, Sousa Over Hydro Sale

(TORONTO, ON) – The Premier and Ministers of Finance and Energy will be headed to court now that the misfeasance suit for wrong doing over…


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Chatham-Kent Living Wage Calculated

(CHATHAM, ON) – The Social Inclusion Action Team of the Prosperity Roundtable has calculated the local Living Wage for the Chatham-Kent community. A living wage…


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Home Gas Prices Set To Rise October 1

By Ian Shalapata (TORONTO, ON) – Customers of Union Gas and Enbridge will see their monthly bills increase beginning October 1. The 12% increase, approved…



US Currency

High Quality Counterfeiters Taken Down

(BROOKLYN, NY) – On July 22, Louay Ibrahim Hussein had his initial appearance at the federal courthouse in Brooklyn, NY, before US Magistrate Judge Lois…


Changes Made To The Child Tax Benefit

(MONTREAL, QC) – The Government of Canada understands that a strong economy starts with a strong middle class. Too many Canadian middle class families struggle…