Tuesday, February 22, 2011
"How Canada's 'haves' get had"...
On the weekend past, I had occasion to read the "National Post" from the Friday prior. I picked it up from my neighbor, who gets it delivered and reads it religiously. I scanned it and realized that it is about as far right from a political point-of-view as one can get... and certainly not something I would put on my preferred reading list.
I made a point of reading each of the commentaries and the editorial... as well as many comments. Yesterday, as I was about to trash the paper, I had a look at the front page... and there was a long article titled "How Canada's 'haves' get had". The sub on it was "equalization a formula for stagnation.
The article was by a Calgary (remember I said this seems to be a right wing paper) writer named Kevin Libin. The writing is really quite good IMHO, and was based on a study published recently called "
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