Category Archives: Causes

‘Pure manure’

(May 1, 2002) The following are Letters to the Editor in response to Urban Renaissance Institute’s Lawrence Solomon’s article, “Bad Rural Medicine,” published on April 25, 2002, in the National Post. Continue reading

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Coast-to-coast subsidies trap rural Canada

(June 29, 2001) The average rural resident receives 50% more in welfare, employment insurance, old age security and other government transfers than he pays in taxes, Statistics Canada reports. Continue reading

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