America’s recovery breeds complacency about macroeconomic risks

FIVE years after the darkest days of the financial crisis, Lawrence Summers took the dais at an IMF forum to offer a few thoughts on America’s recovery. It was lousy. Growth showed no signs of making up ground lost during a deep recession. The unemployment rate had only just fallen back below 7%. It was […]

CFL Power Rankings: Stampeders battle complacency to stay on top

Here’s how I rank the Canadian Football League teams heading into Week 18: 1. Calgary Stampeders (unchanged, bye) Record: 13-1-1 Streak: Won 11 Remaining: Saskatchewan/@Edmonton/Winnipeg  The White Stallions looked a little bored this week: they weren’t really into it for the first three quarters in Hamilton before waking up enough to steal a win on […]

‘Our complacency will be paid for in full with children’s lives,’ warns Indigenous health care advocate

In Wapekeka First Nation, two 12-year-old girls took their lives in January of this year. The Current speaks to their doctor, Mike Kirlew — a tireless advocate for improved health, and mental health care in First Nations communities. CBC | Health News