This is the interview I did on Jan. 26, 2017 at the CBC about the world’s biggest gold swindle that is the story behind a newly released movie called “Gold”. I wrote a book about it 20 years ago after the fraud unravelled and it is one of the greatest and most entertaining swindles of… Read More
My interview today with Jian Ghomeshi on his show Q about cultural affairs. A fun conversation and a new angle in terms of the gradual, possibly eventual integration of U.S. and Canada.
CBC’s Hot Doc series will air at 9 pm EST Nov. 21 “Condo Game” — an expose of the problems behind, and in future concerning, the biggest condo boom in North America, in Toronto as previously in Vancouver. I’m interviewed in the condo doc following a series of articles I wrote in 2012 exposing the… Read More
The Condo Game examines the forces at play behind the fastest moving condo market in North America – Toronto – and discovers that the glittering glass hides a sea of troubles. The first startling revelation for many people will be how very much the condo market is focused on investor profit, not affordable housing. One… Read More
National Post columnist Diane Francis has written a new book called “Merger of the Century” calling for the unification of Canada with our southern neighbour. Listen in at CBC Calgary.
Diane Francis makes her agenda plain in the title of her new book, Merger of the Century: Why Canada and America Should Become One Country. It’s the award-winning columnist and author’s 10th book, and in it she outlines the political and economic reasons why Canada and America should join forces, and provides a number of… Read More
Business Columnist Diane Francis has a plan for a new country. She feels the NAFTA deal didn’t go far enough and in her new book she argues Canada and the U.S. should form one country. Listen to the full interview on CBC Radio.