Category Archives: Budget

In defence of defence

With Vladimir Putin drooling over the rest of Ukraine the plan seems to be to stick our tongues out at him. Laden with sententious rhetoric, to be sure. But we can’t shake our fist at him because we haven’t got … Continue reading

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Trudeau is our muddle class champion

Do we want a beau gallant as prime minister? That is the question now before us.
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Take two cliches — and don’t call me

Oh here’s a breakthrough in medical economics. Canada’s creaky, inefficient, prohibitively expensive free health care system would work better if people didn’t get as sick as much and when they did they got “safe, high-quality care when and where they … Continue reading

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Can they build it? No they can’t!

Here’s a surprise. Ontario’s all-day kindergarten program to produce the creative, secure, early developing multicultural Wunderkinds of the future is in trouble. Cost overruns? Pedagogic issues? Um no. Seems they haven’t managed to build the classroom space on time.
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We spend while Rome goes broke

Weird. Britain’s Daily Telegraph says Rome faces bankruptcy. Oh well.
Back to what great thing politicians are going to do for us next.
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