In the mid-1990s the former Conservative government introduced standards tests for students in Grades 3, 6, 9, and 12. These tests were designed to reflect the widespread concern that learning outcomes needed to be assessed at various stages during the educational lives of students.
An approach that says to people: we will allow you to enjoy the rewards of your education, your skills and your labour that translates into a broad-based policy of low taxation for everybody.
If government becomes too large, it hinders economic growth.
The public sector should be accountable for the cost of its capital.
The World Health Organisation’s comparative review of the performance of national health care systems has occasioned much navel-gazing the world around.
Most Canadians see Indians on our street corners, displaced from their traditional homes and often drunk or unemployed.
The population of the Earth now numbers more than 6 billion. That’s a lot of people. This fact reminds us of the Malthusian population curve, the exponential line where the planet’s resources cannot meet the needs of an exploding populace. Despite the worries of doomcasters, this curve is simply bad history.