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A Progressive Perspective on the 2017 German Federal Election

September 27, 2017

The German election results mark a major set back for progressives in that country, with serious implications for the European Union and for global economic governance. Note that German voters elect a candidate in each constituency and also vote for a party. The final distribution of seats in the Parliament... Read more

Parliament’s back, and we’re raring to go…

September 20, 2017

  It’s probably not a huge surprise that when a government tries to make taxation fairer, richer Canadians – who’ve been benefitting from a torqued system -- scream bloody murder. Read more