Archive for December 2018

OPINION: The immigration conundrum

The GuardianPublished: 22 hours agoFacebookTwitterMore How to grow population to provide replacement workers for retiring Islanders and support tax base? BY ROBERT LETHBRIDGE GUEST OPINION Ideally a population pyramid would have a bulge in its younger population groups, or at least enough to maintain population growth or stability. This is the dilemma on P.E.I. — how…

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Housing: Back to the Future

The NDP vision for Affordable Housing    You know what’s good about the housing crisis?  We’ve all woken up to the fact that we have one.  Even the banks: an RBC report this September declared that Canadian housing affordability was at its worst level in nearly 30 years.  All of us are concerned now, and…

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