Skyrocketing Billionaire Wealth

While millions of Canadians continue to struggle due to the impacts of  COVID-19, the 20 wealthiest Canadians collectively got $37 billion richer since the pandemic began, new CCPA research shows. The past six months have been some of the most economically catastrophic in Canadian history and lead author Alex Hemingway says a one-time excess wealth tax and annual wealth tax are needed if Canada is to reverse the rise of extreme inequality in this country. Read the article at