Politics and its Discontents: Corporate Crocodile Tears: A Guest Post

In response to my post yesterday about CBC bias in its reporting on Ontario’s minimum wage increase, the Mound wrote a detailed commentary that I am featuring today as a guest post. Following his piece I reproduce a letter from a Star reader pillorying corporate hypocrisy. “Government should function on the expectation that corporations will ...

Politics and its Discontents: A CBC Bias?

I will be the first to admit that I get only modest amounts of my news from television. However, due to the severe cold we have been experiencing for too long here in Ontario, I have been doing very little walking, usually a mainstay of my daily routine. To compensate, I have been spending some ...

Cowichan Conversations: Coast Capital Member’s Resolutions Strike Raw Nerve With Inside Controllers

Throughout the country corporate banker style behaviour is being inflicted on Credit Unions and Coast Capital is a glaring example that screams for address. They are not alone but they are a prime example of the potential for abuse when there is unimpeded top-down control that distorts the cooperative approach to managing our financial affairs. Especially when the regulatory ...