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    More than a round of applause for arts and culture

    Backgrounder | Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015
    GPC 2015 platform background paper At the height of the Second World War, the British cabinet considered increasing funding for the arts. A sceptical cabinet member asked if, given the war effort,...

    Governments can get along and get things done

    Backgrounder | Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015
    GPC 2015 platform background paper Canadians are all too familiar with the different levels of government arguing with one another.  What we really need from governments is cooperation and reasonable...

    Canadian economic union

    Backgrounder | Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015
    GPC 2015 platform background paperBusinesses and individuals want to take their goods, services, or skills across provincial borders.  Yet they face a veritable obstacle course of differing...

    Invest in workers and workplaces

    Backgrounder | Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015
    GPC 2015 platform backgound paper Change is the only constant in the modern Canadian workplace. Technology and global economic patterns are transforming job markets.  To survive in today’s employment...

    Build the foundations of a dynamic sustainable economy

    Backgrounder | Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015
    GPC 2015 platform background paperThe need for sustainability, energy efficiency, and secure energy supplies is changing the way we think about and do business.  The shift to a sustainable...

    Fair taxation and a liveable income

    Backgrounder | Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015
    GPC 2015 platform background paperThe Green Party is deeply concerned about the widening income gap, and the steadily increasing numbers of people trapped in the low-wage economy – workers,...