banks

Type: Article

Jun 22, 2017
Is there a rule somewhere that says that journalists writing about bank profits or bank workers cannot mention the two together? Quarter after quarter, and year after year, the same paint-by-numbers articles are written about Canada’s largest banks. The story goes like this: the writer starts...
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Mar 29, 2017
Just about every quarter over the past five years, a variation on a theme appears in the national news: Canada’s big five banks posted another period of record profit. And just about every time, the story follows the same frame: industry insiders warning that the good times won’t last very long, a...
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Jun 15, 2016
There is a kind of comfort that one can find in a familiar story, retold. When you know the story arc, and you can anticipate what happens next, you can glean the most important lessons, unbothered by details flying at you that you didn't expect. Indeed, even Jesus taught his religion in this way....
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Mar 16, 2016
It seems like the simplest story to tell these days is the negative impact that oil and gas is having on Canada's economy. It's simple because in many places in Canada, the downturn has devastated thousands of workers, their families and communities. When oil and gas prices tank, so too do...
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