1 mars 2013

Bankers and ethics

Core values [are] the responsibility of the financial sector and its leaders. Their behaviour during the crisis demonstrated that many were not being guided by sound core values. Many in the wake of...

1 mars 2013

When best intentions fail

“But you promised!” screeches the four-year-old. “You promised we’d get ice cream today.” A parent’s nightmare: a pledge, made with the best intentions, derailed by an unexpected turn that makes a...

1 mars 2013

Supreme confusion

In January, the Quebec government announced its intention to introduce “dying with dignity” legislation. The plan would effectively permit doctors, under stringent conditions, to engage in assisted suicide in...

1 mars 2013

Kick It Over Manifesto

Sign the manifesto at www.kickitover.org From Meme Wars: The Creative Destruction of Neoclassical Economics, by Kalle Lasn, with Adbusters. With permission. Random House, 2012.

1 mars 2013

Living with Slower Growth

The Canada we know was built on the presumption of rising economic output over time. That faith has been factored into the way we live, from the social services...