Category Archives: Financial

Lack of transparency with Political Donations in Canada influencing elections and undermining democracy

There is no wonder we see governments no matter what party or leader acting againsts public interests and failing on their promises to be more transparent and accountable. This will continue until election laws and donation rules are strengthened and … Continue reading

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Ocean Cleanup starts harvesting plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

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Political leaders misleading their parties and the public and they join up to do the same once in power

Shutterstock The CBC ran a version of the news story from The Georgia Straight about Andrew Scheer lying or misleading his party and the public but with less details. The Straight also covers some of the lies, misleading and conflicts … Continue reading

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Purdue Pharma, Owners Offer to Settle Suits for $10B-$12B: NBC – Bloomberg

Bottles of Purdue Pharma L.P. OxyContin medication. Photographer: George Frey/Bloomberg NBC By Nathan Crooks 27 August 2019, 13:57 GMT-5 https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-08-27/purdue-pharma-owners-offer-to-settle-suits-for-10-12b-nbc

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Capital One: Hacker gained access to personal information of 100 million Americans and six million Canadians

GENE JOHNSON – Associated Press UDAY SAMPATH – REUTERS PUBLISHED JULY 29, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-capital-one-target-of-massive-data-breach/#

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Canadian corporations dodged up to $11B in taxes in a year, CRA report finds | CBC

The Canada Revenue Agency found tax leakage with companies big and small in the report released Tuesday. (Chris Wattie/Reuters) Canadian corporations dodged up to $11B in taxes in a year, CRA report finds Commentary Long overdue to stop raising taxes … Continue reading

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Opinion: As Vancouver mulls a bitcoin ATM ban, don’t forget who this might hurt the most: sex workers – The Globe and Mail

Globe and Mail ETHAN LOU CONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED JUNE 15, 2019 UPDATED JUNE 15, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-as-vancouver-mulls-a-bitcoin-atm-ban-dont-forget-who-this-might-hurt/ — Commentary Is Winnipeg going to consider the same? Winnipeg is among the worst in Canada for money laundering and … Continue reading

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