Immigration – Issue Of The Month

Immigration – This issue has caused the most controversy of any issue that I’ve seen so far – including race and religion. The very mention of concern about immigration evokes emotion related to racial, religious, and gender prejudice. Some people...

Carbon Tax – It doesn’t make any sense

The Trudeau government is bringing in a new way to make lives harder for every Canadian: Carbon Tax. Simply put: This Carbon Tax will raise the price on absolutely everything that you pay for. If you have Facebook then this link: Justin Trudeau: Polluting is Free...

Political Discussions and Personal Insults

Ever since I’ve been involved in politics (20 years now) there has been a phenomena that has troubled me: personal insults, instead of policy discussions. We hear a wide range of these personal slurs where one person says that a politician is lazy, stupid,...

“Taxpayers Rage”

I was discussing some operations of a government department, recently, and was introduced to the term “Taxpayers Rage”. Although this is a new term to me, it became instantly clear that it means: Rage at seeing or hearing about some of the ways our...

Debt and GDP should not be related

If you are a government, there are two basic ways to determine if you have a balanced budget: 1) Your income (taxes, service fees, fines) meets or exceeds your expenses. 2) Your income plus the GDP (money brought in from outside) meets or exceeds your expenses. I...