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Opinion

Companies don’t drive the economy

Capitalists insist that making sure companies have profits is what drive the economy. Here’s why that’s a myth.

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News Uncategorized

Alberta workers ignored during COVID-19 crisis

Recent measures announced by the provincial government are not designed to help workers. Very few workers will benefit from them.

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Opinion

Capitalism is making the pandemic worse

If there’s one thing that’s become clear during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that neoliberal economic policies have failed our societies.

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Opinion

Workers aren’t responsible for your profits

Workers are too often tasked with bearing the burden of generating profit for their employer.

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News SCS

My response to the SCS review

In March 2020, the Supervised Consumption Sites Review Committee released the results of their review. This is my response to that review.

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Lethbridge Opinion

Lethbridge has the highest property taxes in Alberta

I discovered that among all 18 Alberta cities, Lethbridge has the highest property taxes.

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Lethbridge Opinion

Lethbridge workers are the lowest paid in Alberta

Not only is Lethbridge tied for the lowest paid workers in the province, but workers here are paid $1,000 per month less than the average of all Alberta cities.

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Opinion

Capitalism didn’t build the modern world

Socialism built the modern world, not capitalism.

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News

Alberta spends too little on healthcare salaries

There were fewer front-line staff serving a larger provincial population. And they made less last year than they did the year before.

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SCS

My response: “SCS a ‘house of horrors’”

People opposed to the supervised consumption site choose to perpetuate myths and falsehoods because their feelings are more important to them than the facts are.