Michelle McGagh, a writer for the Guardian UK, is about to embark on a radical life change: "I want to see if I can go a whole 12 months without spending on anything but bills and food." Michelle was partly roused to action by hearing about the Black Friday counter-movement Buy Nothing Day, and partly … Continue reading Inspiration

Joseph Stiglitz interview in the Tyee

Joseph Stiglitz, renowned economist and "winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, is the third-most cited economist in the world" according to Research Papers in Economics. In a Friday interview with David Ball of the BC online news source, the Tyee, Stiglitz addressed Canada's housing inequality situation.  Here's a brief preview of the … Continue reading Joseph Stiglitz interview in the Tyee