U.S. economy – debt ceiling crisis 2011
November 28, 2011, No Comments

Wikipedia’s entry on the United States debt ceiling crisis includes a lengthy discussion of the arguments regardin ...

Wednesday Night #1546
October 19, 2011, No Comments

Canada’s $35 billion shipbuilding contract The nature of government, more particularly, democratically elected gov ...

Wednesday Night #1541
September 14, 2011, No Comments

We have now lived through the 10th anniversary of 9/11 and all have been touched in one way or another by the tributes, ...

Rodrigue Tremblay on the Decline of the U.S.
September 10, 2011, 2 Comments

A few Important Causes of the Decline of the United States of America By Rodrigue Tremblay, Professor emeritus of econom ...

Wednesday Night #1539
August 31, 2011, 2 Comments

THE PROLOGUE I am not worried about inflation … The risk to the global economy is not inflation, the risk is that ...

The Role of Values in Driving Climate Disputes
August 31, 2011, No Comments

Andrew Revkin: Dot Earth Reacting to yesterday’s piece on how better definitions of terms could help clarify climate d ...

Wednesday Night #1538
August 24, 2011, 1 Comment

Jack Layton and Canadian politics Jack Layton is being laid to rest after having led a group, largely composed of neophy ...

U.S. Economy 2011 – credit rating
August 22, 2011, 8 Comments

Head of rating agency S&P stepping down NEW YORK (AP) — The president of Standard & Poor’s is steppi ...

Wednesday Night #1535
August 3, 2011, 3 Comments

It’s pretty scary out there. If you look at the historical data, every single time that growth has dipped below 2% ...

AECL
June 30, 2011, 3 Comments

AECL pulls plug on costly reactor project (CBC) The federal government has quietly shelved development of a new Canadian ...