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Cost of Canada’s Socialized Medicine Program Is Skyrocketing

Canadians pay for healthcare through taxes instead of medical bills. The cost of Canada’s health care rose by 70% over the past 20 years. A typical family of four will pay $12,057 for health-care in 2017. Services are rationed, and the average wait time for treatment is 20 weeks. 63,000 Canadians left the country in 2016 to seek medical assistance elsewhere (usually in the US). [Centralized, bureaucratic systems always are expensive and wasteful because there is no incentive for efficiency or quality service. Only the free market without political intervention can do that.] –GEG

Hepatitis outbreak linked to frozen organic fruit sold at Costco

health freedom alliance, 21 April 2016
Canadian officials have linked an ongoing Hepatitis A outbreak to a frozen organic fruit blend of berries and cherries sold exclusively at Costco stores.

Canada Prime Minister: Junkfood Commercials Targeting Kids Should be Banned

Pao Uychiat, Nov 17, 2015
Junk food is an attractive part of every child's life. No matter how campaigns are being initiated to promote healthy food choices especially for children

Canada decides not to allow release of GM alfalfa this spring


Roundup Ready alfalfa will not be available to Canadian growers this spring. Farmers from Ontario to Manitoba have decried the release of this genetically modified strain of alfalfa into agriculture, citing contamination problems. The National Farmers Union of Canada has brought forth valid concerns about the approval process for genetically modified crops.

Environmental groups challenge Canada's approval of genetically modified salmon


The company responsible for developing genetically modified (GM) salmon that grows at twice the normal pace is the subject of a new lawsuit in Canada. CBC.ca reports that the Halifax-based Ecology Action Centre (EAC) and the British Columbia-based Living Oceans Society (LOS) are jointly taking Environment Canada to court for allegedly violating the law with its recent approval of the "frankenfish" in question, known commercially as AquAdvantage.

Huge win for freedom of speech in Canada


We don't hear much about civil rights violations in uber-socialist Canada, but every now and then the leaders and institutions of our frosty neighbor to the north (like the elected leaders of our own country) tend to forget that, at their core, human beings trend towards liberty and freedom over state-mandated oppression.