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A civilized revolution : meeting tomorrow's challenge with the Progressive Democratic Alliance

Author: Gordon Wilson
Publisher: Vancouver : Ronsdale Press, 1996.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Wilson
ISBN: 092187040X 9780921870401
OCLC Number: 35946309
Description: xxviii, 144 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Limits to growth: our fundamental resource base --
Global population --
The new economic paradigm --
Sustainability --
The limits of growth --
Thinking globally --
The new global village --
The hydrosphere --
The atmosphere --
The lithosphere, our land --
Research and development --
The core initiative (1992-1995) --
Community involvement in land-use decisions --
Food strategies and agriculture --
The agricultural land reserve --
The agricultural land bank solution --
Short-term cost for long-term gain --
Planning for generation "R" --
The responsibility of voters --
Time for a new engine: changing the structure of government --
Blueprint for change --
Interventionist government --
Responsibilities in a caring society --
The role of government --
A reduction in taxes --
A four point plan for tax relief --
Who's responsible for job creation? --
Contending political approaches --
The exchequer --
The integration of ministries --
Downsizing the bureaucracy --
An important new role for MLAs --
A lazy legislature addressed --
A fixed spring budget day --
Special warrant spending --
Beyond the debates --
Removing political interference --
Electoral reform --
Decentralization of services --
More open government --
Political funding --
Voter responsibility --
Paying the price: welfare, education, and health care --
Our safety net --
What about the children? --
The perspective of our elders --
Opportunities for generation "R" --
Education: the second guarantee --
The four basics --
Curriculum and technology --
Education funding --
A public building design registry --
Teacher bargaining models --
School district amalgamations --
Teacher-bashing and education politics --
A student-driven budget --
Local bargaining rights --
Health care: our third guarantee --
Closer to home --
Contending political positions --
An ounce of prevention --
Hospital and health care regions --
Limiting billing numbers --
A final word --
Surviving confederation: a backup plan for British Columbia --
Canada and the Quebec question: Trudeau --
Canada and the Quebec question: Bourassa --
Historical perspective --
The 1995 Quebec referendum --
Contemporary Canada --
Chretien's blunder --
Two options for Canada --
A third option for British Columbia --
The progressive democratic alliance --
The viability of an independent BC --
Territory and economy --
An addendum: government debt --
A currency of our own --
Considerations and dangers --
Public debate --
Fighting for Canada --
Where philosophies and cultures collide: the aboriginal land question --
The Charlottetown accord --
Aboriginal perspectives --
The importance of equality --
The realpolitik of aboriginal land claims --
Charlottetown by the back door --
The department of Indian Affairs --
Aboriginal divisions --
Historical rights --
The Canada clause --
Racism and First Nations Citizenship --
Individual and collective rights --
Land claims --
Special status --
Resource allocation --
The Treaty Commission process --
Appendix: The Nisga'a Settlement.
Responsibility: by Gordon Wilson.

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