Some of the things I’ve liked about Donald Trump in addition to that snapshot of a friend and him I was shown up around Davisville and Toronto’s Yonge Street is that people hate or fear him, and that he rarely mentions the middle class, the class Karl Marx called the bourgeoisie. What I don’t like … More

Trump Trade Terror

I’ve suspected that the global ridicule directed at Donald Trump, now President Trump, has been motivated by fear of his wanting to renegotiate NAFTA, in effect seeming to oppose Free Trade that old Victorian Era battle cry of British manufacturers. The results of the first round of the French election with the middle of the … More Trump Trade Terror

Asset Price Inflation

Canada is the U.S.A’s number one supplier of oil. Everything that anyone can produce needs oil either as a component as in plastics and energy as in manufactured products such as military equipment or fuel for cars trucks and tanks. I’ve read that some believe that Germany lost WWII because Germany unlike Russia and the … More Asset Price Inflation

Where is Canada?

Like the United States Canada, land of The Consumer – Traveler enticed by world marketers may not exist as a nation. In his recent visit to India Canada’s Defence minister is accused of being a Sikh nationalist – Sikh nationalism,  associated with Canadian soldiers 2 1/2 years ago in Canada’s The National Post, not Canadian … More Where is Canada?

Stumped

“no knee jerk reactions” home builders say. Haste will badly affect the economy Royal Lepage says. Foreign real estate purchases have always existed those in the know say. Ontario minister will take extra care to see that money laundering regulations are enforced. And Canada’s C.D. Howe Institute says Toronto’s housing issue comes down to zoning … More Stumped

Looking For America

Since Donald Trump became the Republican candidate for president, whenever I put his name into the Google box; at the top of my search results page I get British media headers from The Independent and The Guardian which have begun to replace the New York Times‘ Trump vitriol so that I now find myself looking … More Looking For America