Uber Fight: Taxi Community Says Taxpayers Owe Millions

Not long ago, the president of the Canadian Taxi Association and Metro Taxi co-owner, Marc Andre Way, filed a $215 million dollar lawsuit against the city and taxpayers over allegations that the city is allowing a dual licensing regime to be established.
 Not long ago, the president of the Canadian Taxi Association and Metro Taxi co-owner, Marc Andre Way, filed a $215 million dollar lawsuit against the city and taxpayers over alle… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/uber-fight-taxi-community-says-taxpayers-owe-millions/

BC Doctor Suing The Province For The Right Of Canadians To Choose Private Healthcare

The medical system in Canada is a mess and one doctor in B.C. is challenging the provincial government on the right of Canadians to seek private health insurance.
 A Canadian doctor, Brian Day, in British Columbia is challenging the provincial government on their decision to ban Canadians from buying private health insurance for medically n… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/bc-doctor-suing-province-right-canadians-choose-private-healthcare/

Are Canadian Politicians Insane Or Just Foolish ?

In the midst of the growing housing bubble in Canada, a number of jurisdictions have taken to rapidly increasing their property taxes. But if political representatives are really concerned about helping Canadians try to get a home, then why are they imple…
A number of financial experts say that Canada has been in a housing bubble for decades and a growing number of people are wondering when that bubble might pop, and what might be th… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/are-canadian-politicians-insane-or-just-foolish/

LIBOR Lawsuits Could Bankrupt 16 Multinational Banks

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Manhattan says that potential lawsuits over the scandal could possibly bankrupt many highly-established multinational banks.
Many have suspected for years that perhaps some high profile banks have been involved in corruption with market rigging, and in 2012 many felt vindicated after the LIBOR scandal wa… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/libor-lawsuits-could-bankrupt-16-multinational-banks/

Roughly 1,500 Puerto Ricans Leaving Island Every Week

Puerto Rico has been struggling with its economic recession for roughly 10 years now and it is estimated that Puerto Rico has already lost roughly 2 per cent of its population in 2014 alone.
It is estimated that Puerto Rico has already lost roughly 2 per cent of its population in 2014 alone. There was an average of 230 people leaving every day that year and people stil… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/roughly-1500-puerto-ricans-leaving-island-every-week/

Canadian Real Estate: Ready To Pop?

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. announced just this week that an overvaluation had been detected within a number of different cities across Canada that it monitors.
Some financial experts say that Canada has one of the most overvalued real estate markets in the world. Although, there are many others who remain in denial and have become numb to… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/canadian-real-estate-ready-pop/

The Close Relationship Between Google And The State

Since Obama first took office, Google representatives have had hundreds of meetings at the White House on a regular basis. Allegedly discussing everything from STEM education and cloud computing, to internet censorship and patent reform.
For years Google has continued to create a close partnership with the government, which includes providing a wide range of services, advice, expertise, and more. There remains a co… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/close-relationship-between-google-and-state/

Human Rights Tribunal Sides With Customer Over Unfulfilled Restaurant Requests

The Ontario Human Rights Tribunal recently awarded a man $12,000 because he sued a restaurant that wouldn't fulfill his unique requests.
The Ontario Human Rights Tribunal recently awarded a man $12,000 because he sued a restaurant that wouldn't fulfill his unique requests. The man suffers with obsessive-compuls… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/human-rights-tribunal-sides-customer-over-unfulfilled-restaurant-requests/

Canada Won't Be Labeling GMOs

There remains a strong anti-gmo movement in the United States and Canada (as well as throughout the world), but Canada hasn't made the same move to ban or require any labeling of GMOs.
There are dozens of different countries around the world which have sought to ban genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) from their land and food market. Some of those countries tha… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/canada-wont-be-labeling-gmos/

Things In Venezuela Just Keep Getting Worse

Venezuela has been experiencing some economic turmoil for several years now and it's gotten so bad that the nation has already declared a state of emergency. The annual inflation rate for the country is around 808 per cent.
Venezuela has been experiencing some economic turmoil for several years now and it's gotten so bad that the nation has already declared a state of emergency. Inflation has been ris… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/things-venezuela-just-keep-getting-worse/

National Debt Climbs Above $19 Trillion

Last week, the United States national debt broke records when it toppled $19 trillion, not including unfunded liabilities.
Last week, the United States national debt broke records when it toppled $19 trillion, not including unfunded liabilities. Under current rules, the debt ceiling is suspended until … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/national-debt-climbs-above-19-trillion/

Monsanto Sues Over Action To Classify Glyphosate As Carcinogen

The company is allegedly seeking to prevent the main ingredient of their Roundup product from being added to the state's list of known carcinogens and they've filed a lawsuit against the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA).
Monsanto has decided to move forward with suing California over the listing of a particular herbicide ingredient as a carcinogen. The company is allegedly seeking to prevent the ma… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/monsanto-sues-over-action-classify-glyphosate-carcinogen/

State of Emergency Declared In Venezuela

Inflation in Venezuela has been rising at a rate of roughly 20.2 per cent every month. The last official report on the inflation rate for the country indicated that in September of 2015, inflation had reached 141.5 per cent.
Venezuela has been battling inflation and increasing economic turmoil for quite some time now, especially thanks to the ongoing oil drop. Venezuela has the world's biggest known oi… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/state-emergency-declared-venezuela/

Avoiding Responsibility: Pointing The Finger At China Instead Of The Fed

The U.S. stock market opened this year with the biggest opening day drop in 84 years. The Western media was quick to point the finger of blame again at China, as China was busy dealing with its own market troubles and ended-up having to close the stock ma…
The U.S. stock market opened this year with the biggest opening day drop in 84 years. The Western media was quick to point the finger of blame again at China, as China was busy dea… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/avoiding-responsibility-pointing-finger-china-instead-fed/

GMO Giants Threatened by Teen Activist

Documents recently obtained in a freedom of information request by a non-profit advocacy group known as US Right to Know (USRTK), reveal that the GMO lobby might be threatened by the work of a 14 year old student activist.
Documents recently obtained in a freedom of information request by a non-profit advocacy group known as US Right to Know (USRTK), reveal that the GMO lobby might be threatened by … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/gmo-giants-threatened-teen-activist/

Currency Wars: Race to dump U.S. debt

China is one of the largest holders of U.S. debt, and right now China is selling its U.S. debt in a hurry. Not only that, but other large purchasers of U.S. debt like Russia and Brazil, are also looking to dump their own U.S. debt.
China is one of the largest holders of U.S. debt, and right now China is selling its U.S. debt in a hurry. Not only that, but other large purchasers of U.S. debt like Russia and Br… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/currency-wars-race-dump-us-debt/

China releases global payment system for yuan

China has moved forward and released a global payment system through its Central Bank, which will provide cross-border transactions in yuan.
China has moved forward and released a global payment system through its Central Bank, which will provide cross-border transactions in yuan. The China International Payment System… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/china-releases-global-payment-system-yuan/

It's Official - Canada Is In The TPP

Well it's happened folks, Canada has become a founding member of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Well it's happened folks, Canada has become a founding member of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. This means no more tariffs, which other things being equal isn't so bad, but other … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/its-official-canada-tpp/

The TPP has passed, what does this mean?

Canada has now officially become a founding member of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, with the TPP agreement finally now coming to a close. The new agreement many say will pose a threat to national sovereignty, it allows for corporations to sue taxpayers, …
Canada has now officially become a founding member of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, with the TPP agreement finally now coming to a close. The TPP is a 12-country trading block tha… https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/tpp-has-passed-what-does-mean/

Raid Ends In Standoff - Raw Milk Farmers Fight Back!

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food strikes again, protecting people from themselves because heaven forbid somebody voluntarily decides to drink raw milk.
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food strikes again, protecting people from themselves because heaven forbid somebody voluntarily decides to drink raw milk. Raw milk, that … https://pressfortruth.ca/top-stories/raid-ends-standoff-raw-milk-farmers-fight-back/

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