Posts Tagged ‘Poverty’

2014 Election – Burlington

Posted on June 13th, 2014, by Jan

Well, we didn’t win the election – and in that regard, I must congratulate Eleanor McMahon. With the Stop Hudak movement across the province, a great many votes were targeted to oppose a PC candidate, rather than to vote FOR anyone else.  Hudak and his  goal of getting rid of 100,000 jobs was a real […]

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News

Posted on November 14th, 2013, by Jan

Becoming a kinder gentler society Switzerland’s proposal for paying people for being alive.   http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/17/magazine/switzerlands-proposal-to-pay-people-for-being-alive.html?pagewanted=1&_r=0&emc=eta1 The article refers to the Dauphin Project in Manitoba which was very successful.  The results of which were all but buried by succeeding governments.  Evelyn Forget waded through boxes of non-computerized data to come up with best research on the topic.  […]

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