Category Archives: Nanny State

Guaranteed Annual Income

Globe & Mail: Let’s refocus on a guaranteed annual income The last thing Canada needs is another bloated Federal entitlement program. In fact the solution is less Government entitlements. If we cut a vast majority of Federal spending (agriculture, fishing, … Continue reading

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Almost Everything Is A Crime In America Now

Blacklistednews.com: Almost Everything Is A Crime In America Now: 14 Of The Most Ridiculous Things That Americans Are Being Arrested For It could be worse… you could be raided for selling eggs, taken to court for publishing cartoons or fined for having … Continue reading

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Milk Cartels

Globe and Mail: Dairy desperado goes west on raw-milk mission “There are also set allotments, or quotas, of how many dairy cows provinces can have. Effectively a licence, they go for upwards of $30,000 per cow in Western Canada.” Most people … Continue reading

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Building Inspections

Globe & Mail: ‘All I wanted to do is build a house’ When I first saw this article I was it was going to end badly but I was glad to see that common sense prevailed. “In the past two … Continue reading

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Pay Equity Laws

CBC: N.B. private sector needs pay equity law: NDP The simple question that no one asks is that if an employer can get away with paying women less for the same job why would anyone hire men at all? John Stossel … Continue reading

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Nanny Health Inspectors

Globe & Mail: Food regulations put small vendors in a pickle “Anyone selling low-risk, home-prepared items, including baked goods, dried fruit, fresh produce, fudge or honey in a public place has to fill out a form listing the ingredients, the preparation … Continue reading

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