Is technology a net creator or destroyer of jobs? The question is as old as the Industrial Revolution, when workers in mills found themselves put out of work by large industrial looms. 1,050 more words
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really all you need to know about the american health care system is that there’s a popular tv series where a man turns to cooking industrial quantities of crystal meth in order to pay his hospital bills
Social Security caseworker left me a message saying my “document” (birth certificate) is available at their office in the dreaded federal building for me to pick up. 209 more words
CALGARY – Premier Jim Prentice says all Albertans will feel the squeeze from low energy prices and that includes students.
Prentice was asked Thursday if the government intended to lift a cap on college and university tuitions. 96 more words
As industries expand and retrench, markets evolve. Economic diversity is valuable because it cushions the volatility that can come from relying on a single industry (think Pittsburgh and steel in the 1970s). 53 more words