NADER: LEARN FROM CANADIAN POLITICS

•August 9, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Nader will be in Toronto on Monday to host a campaign fundraiser with Americans living in the country, and to talk about what’s at stake for Canada in the U.S. election.

CANADIANS PLAY TENNIS?

•July 21, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Apparently so, as a Canadian woman won a WTA singles tennis tournament for the first time in 20 years.

Quote #41

•July 18, 2008 • Leave a Comment

“Canada has access to the U.S. media and you don’t have that in the U.S. A lot of people in the U.S. take Canada for granted and they don’t have much knowledge about what is going on in Canada – they don’t even know the name of the prime minister.”

Leonard Gold, president of the New England-Canada Business Council

JOB GROWTH BETTER IN CANADA

•July 18, 2008 • Leave a Comment

Employment growth in Canada has remained much stronger than in the United States for more than a year-and-a-half.

LORD & TAYLOR MERGES WITH THE BAY

•July 17, 2008 • Leave a Comment

The parent of US retailer Lord & Taylor on Wednesday bought Canada’s premiere Hudson’s Bay chain for an undisclosed sum, merging two of North America’s oldest department store chains.

CANADIANS PLAY BASEBALL?

•July 17, 2008 • Leave a Comment

What? Canada had three players in the annual Major League Baseball all-star game? Heck one of the Canadians even won the home run derby!

Quote #40

•July 14, 2008 • Leave a Comment

“We now have approximately fifty war resisters, many with families, from Ottawa all the way to Vancouver Island

Lee Zaslofsky, National Coordinator of Canada’s War Resisters Support Campaign