BigCityLib Strikes Back: In An Information-Based Economy When You Provide Crap Information You Hurt The Economy

From here.  Original stats-can report is here.

Politics and its Discontents: Economic Fact Check

Contrary to what our self-described economist Prime Minister would have us believe, the jobs that are being created in Canada today are but a pale echo of what once existed. Responding to a January report about the creation of 29,000 new jobs, Star readers have this to say: Jump in jobs eases economy fears, Feb. ...

Politics and its Discontents: The Harper Legacy: Empty Mantras And Empty Ideology

I hope readers don’t think I have grown lazy or burnt-out when I reprint letters from The Toronto Star. It is just that their observations and ideas are frequently so nicely expressed that I think they merit some exposure in the blogosphere. Today’s offers a sharp rebuke to the tired Tory ideology of low corporate ...

Politics and its Discontents: Outsource Canada

I’m not sure who is actually responsible for breaking down these outsourcing statistics according to province and company, but we certainly owe him or her a real debt of gratitude. Recommend this Post