Technology alone should not drive education reform

Hopefully a new report from the OECD slows down the mad rush to equip students of all ages with the latest computer gadgets

Technology alone should not drive education reformDownload this column on computers in school education for your publication or website. FREE Terms and Conditions of use WINNIPEG, MB Oct 22, 2015/ Troy Media/ - A recent OECD report dropped a bombshell on those who view technology as the driving force of education reform. The report found that “students who use computers very…

Enough with demonizing coal

The evidence disproves the claims of the ideological-driven phase-out coal campaign

Enough with demonizing coalDownload this column on coal for your publication or website. FREE Terms and Conditions of use CALGARY, AB Oct 15, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Albertans have recently been told by Premier Rachel Notley that Alberta is on track to having "bad air" and that restrictions will be imposed if we don't get our environmental house…

Why affordable medications for Canadians should be an all-party priority

Universal drug coverage would save over $7 billion dollars in private and public spending, with little or no increase to government budgets

Why affordable medications for Canadians should be an all-party priorityDownload this column on medications for your publication or website. FREE to subscribers. Join Us SASKATOON, SK Oct 14, 2015/ Troy Media/ - It's become almost a matter of faith: health and health care are perennially among the top priorities for Canadians, but are nearly invisible in election platforms and debates. But something changed when Tom…

Canada is a mess and the niqab fuss is a symbol of why

Truth has become secondary to blatant political ideology and expediency

Canada is a mess and the niqab fuss is a symbol of whyDownload this column on the niqab for your publication or website. FREE to subscribers. Join Us QUATHIASKI COVE, BC Oct 13, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Canada is in a political fuss about a little piece of cloth draped across the face of a Muslim woman who insists on wearing a niqab during her swearing of…

Milton Friedman and the Volkswagen implosion

It was Friedman who laid out the monetarist case AGAINST social responsibility for business

Milton Friedman and the Volkswagen implosionEDMONTON, AB Sep 28, 2015/ Troy Media/ - We should have seen it coming; in fact, we did see it coming and still ignored the obvious truth. Volkswagen’s infamous “Diesel Dupe” is a self-inflicted (possibly mortal) wound for the iconic German carmaker. At present, VW is recalling 500,000 cars in the U.S. and has set…

Environmentalists turning their backs on Atlantic Canadian prosperity

Radical environmental ideology hurting the region’s economic prospects

Environmentalists turning their backs on Atlantic Canadian prosperityDownload this column on radical environmentalists for your publication or website. FREE or Price starts at $8 Terms and Conditions of use HALIFAX, NS Jul 17, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Canadians everywhere have a critical role to play in keeping Canada's economy moving forward. But while continuing to abide by our already excellent environmental standards,…

The world’s most dangerous ideology

Corporate profit contemptuous of the public’s best interest is its foundation

The world’s most dangerous ideologyTORONTO, ON, Jul 6, 2014/ Troy Media/ - The modern-day combination of corporate and public interests forms the bedrock of what is likely the most dangerous ideology to afflict humanity. Domestically, it creates a "predator" economic system which disembowels the public domain by creating “new” markets which unnecessarily imperil the public’s health, safety, freedom, and…
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