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Surprise! There was no tax cut for middle-class Canadians

When you add up the eliminated credits, you get a very different perspective on the total income tax changes By…

Are We Really all on Treaty Land?

The phrase ‘you are now on treaty land’ is part of a slick marketing campaign with clear financial goals By…

Opinion: Is Software to Replace Pilots?

by Jeremy Straub, North Dakota State University Would you get on a plane that didn’t have a human pilot in the cockpit? Half…

In Florida, They’re Snowbirds, in B.C., They’re Speculators

Penalizing foreign homebuyers fails to address the fundamental problem: a lack of available houses By Josef Filipowicz and Steve Lafleur…

Letter to the Editor: Liberal Peacekeeping Plan

Dear Editor, This week, the Liberal government announced a 12 month United Nations mission which will include a detachment of…

Pipelines are Crucial to National Prosperity

The battle between Alberta and B.C. over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has broad implications for all Canadians By Steve…

Time to Get Serious About Water Quality in First Nation Communities

Solving this seemingly intractable problem should be quite simple, but simply increasing funding will only make the problems worse By…

Trade Wars, Food Fights and a Budget that Ignores it All

Duties may look like attractive, simple mechanisms to protect domestic interests. But they’re a very expensive way to retain jobs…

Opinion: Nuances of School Superintendents’ Leadership Go Beyond Salaries

By Christopher MacPhee   Alberta is home to one of the top-performing education systems in the world and that is…

Are Women’s Marches a Step Back?

Focusing on what’s right with gender dynamics rather than what’s wrong might produce better outcomes for women and girls By…

Anniversary of the Broken Promise – Proportional Representation Not Going Away!

Thursday, February 1 will mark the one year anniversary of  the day Justin Trudeau abandoned his commitment to make 2015…

Tim Hortons: the Killing of Another Canadian Icon

Parent company RBI’s international expansion plans may well be behind the heartless Tim Hortons policies in Canada By Sylvain Charlebois…

The Kids Will Smoke Pot Anyway

That’s hardly a good reason to legalize marijuana but the federal government is pushing ahead anyway By Maxwell DeGroat Research…

Letter to the Editor: Alberta Economics Under the NDP

Dear Editor: Like many Albertans, I am keenly aware of what this province has given to me and to my…

Letter to the Editor: I Made a Mistake: Alberta’s Carbon Tax on Natural Gas is Not 75%; It’s 81%

Dear Editor:  Recently there has been considerable discussion regarding Alberta’s carbon tax on natural gas, especially concerning the rate of…