Ed Finn

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Jul 9, 2018
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Low corporate tax continues the social welfare collapse

Ed Finn
Canada’s social spending has declined to just 17.2 per cent of GDP. There is no excuse for government refusal to improve our inferior social programs and help millions in poverty-stricken families.
News
Jul 6, 2018
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The real Big Short

Ed Finn
Canada’s social spending has declined to just 17.2 per cent of GDP. There is no excuse for government refusal to improve our inferior social programs and help millions in poverty-stricken families.
Blog
Feb 28, 2018
Leaving Corner Brook, Newfoundland. Photo: Harry and Rowena Kennedy/Flickr

Grandpa's universe

Ed Finn
Now in his 90s, writer Ed Finn shares an excerpt from his memoir, a look at his grandfather who died in 1937.
Photos
Feb 2, 2018

Canada Revenue needs to tackle tax evasion

Ed Finn
The magnitude of this massive avoidance (if not evasion) of taxes in Canada is not yet known by most Canadians. It comes to at least $10 billion per year lost in tax revenue.
Photos
Dec 15, 2017

why First Nations do not have safe water

Ed Finn
Canadian attitudes toward Indigenous peoples have only recently evolved. In the past, we believed, as one official told me, "the natives would not know how to flush toilets if they had them."
Blog
Dec 15, 2017
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A not-so-happy Christmas

Ed Finn
With more than a million Canadian kids living in poverty, giving them food and toys over the holidays is not enough.
Blog
Nov 24, 2017
Dawn at Lapa Rios on the south end of the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. Photo: joiseyshowaa/Flickr

A vision of happiness

Ed Finn
The happiest countries in the world are not necessarily the richest, but those with truly democratic governments.

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