“We have accomplished more in 12 short months than most governments do in their mandate.” Doug Ford Lies, lies, and more lies. Welcome to Ford Fest! The restricted access event that’s “For the People!” The annual Ford family fluff festival where Doug Ford took pictures and praised Faith Goldy last year. He took weeks to … Continue reading Ford Fest: Doug Ford’s Egomania Fluff Fest
The Border is a contentious issue on both sides of the political aisle. However, it does not affect most Americans on a day-to-day basis. Unless you consider taking jobs to send the money back to their home country, free healthcare, free education, and creating anchor babies to stay permanently in America. They receive a work … Continue reading The Border Crisis
“We live in strange times” Paul Krugman Occupy Wall StreetGreat RecessionObamacareHousing CrashTrump’s Tariff Wars What do these five events have in common? They are all economic events. Economics surrounds us. Economics affects our daily life. But, which parts of economics are essential? How do we separate the critical events from the noise? We live in … Continue reading Think Like an Economist
“It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we can expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest” Adam Smith Economic progress is a recent phenomenon. Life in 1600 was remarkably like 600 with peasants and rulers. The economy was the same century after century … Continue reading Economic Thought: Adam Smith “Wealth of Nations”
Beautiful day driving up Collins Avenue in warm Miami Beach. Beats brushing snow off the car. On the day I flew to Miami, it was at freezing in Toronto and 85F when I landed. Nothing is more inspiring than the warm air and knowing I am protected by the First Amendment. I understand what Christopher … Continue reading What I Love About America: Free Speech
To my Doug Ford supporting friends and family, I have a hard time understanding how any decent person could support Doug Ford. Ford is the leader of the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party. However, there is nothing progressive about him or his party. He is not for the “little guy” as he pretends to be.
Sally, an average McDonald’s employee, had unpaid bills last month. Why? She is not paid sufficiently to cover all her living expenses. Sally had to choose between food or electricity.