The savviest members in the infamous One Percent spend lavish amounts hiring the best propagandists in the world, making malleable advertising people and politicians quite wealthy in their own right. 145 more words
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Elwaldo Richardson Memorial Agricultural Foundation (ERMAF) is launching a program to stimulate agricultural production on the island.
The city of Miramar will receive $3 million for an amphitheater and roadway improvements. 175 more words
On October 7, the government of Quebec released a new job creation statement: “Economic Policy – Putting Jobs First”. The strategy includes an “investment-job pricing offer”, which offers reduced electricity rates to industries related to natural resource processing, renewable energy component manufacturing, green technologies and transportation electrification, and information technology. 154 more words
A research paper released in October by the University of Calgary provides yet another discussion of the difficulties of defining “green jobs”. The authors provide an up to date summary of studies which define or measure green jobs, and the cost of green job creation in Canada and the U.S., with special attention to Ontario’s Green Energy Act. 162 more words
The Politics of Pipelines: Ontario’s Stake in Canada’s Pipeline Debate, was released on November 12 by University of Toronto-based Mowat Centre, taking a climate change policy perspective on the issue of pipeline development and its impact on Ontario. 148 more words
In all, the monthly jobs survey showed 319,000 more Americans working while the number of those unemployed also rose, by 101,000. Unemployment is now at 12%. 195 more words