February 2017

The Briefing

According to Wool + Suede's kickstarter-gone-viral people can't wait to get their hands into their shearling gloves

The Edmonton startup created the perfect pair of affordable shearling gloves for Alberta’s harsh winters >


Changes to Canada’s temporary foreign worker program could change “temporary” to “permanent"

The case for temporary foreign workers >


Get a clue: board games are in

Low-tech games are making a comeback and with them, the arrival of board game cafés  >


Is Canada’s population really divided over energy production?

According a public opinion survey, Canadian's are more or less on the same page about energy and the Alberta oil sands >


Marx’s dream is alive and well in Alberta

Think Alberta is all free-market mayhem? Think again >


The shakeup at CP Railway, with more to come

There has been another turnaround, but in which direction? >