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Down, down, down

In reading articles like this on how the US is making immigrating to it much easier, it’s hard not to be down on the long-run prospects for Canada. The US is rightly one of (if not the most)...

Transit Funding in Toronto

Toronto received a shot of great news a couple of days ago: the Federal government signed on to Premier Doug Ford’s four signature transit projects to the tune of $10.4 billion. These projects...

Let’s get bigger

I was incredibly happy (and scared) to see the following article in the Globe and Mail: The article – “It’s time for Canada to focus on expanding our population” –...

The Government of Canada is failing us

I am upset at the Government of Canada’s performance. No, not on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout front, but on the following structural problems facing us: Poor population growthWeak economic...

And yet again, Toronto under-delivers

A few days ago I found out that the TTC was planning to run buses over the recently built Portlands LRT bridge until the mid 2030s to the 2040s. Well, if that isn’t just the Toronto way: Build...