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Sovereignty and “Free Trade”
  “A Northern Power”
  End Patent and Copyright Requirements in NAFTA
  Wallonia Warns It May Not Ratify Canada-European Union CETA “Free Trade” Deal
  The Truth About NAFTA
“Tweaking” on…
  Donald Trump: The Raw and Face of a System That Showers Speculators with Obscene Riches
  There Is a Better Option Than Trump’s $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan
  How Corporate Dark Money is Taking Power on Both Sides of the Atlantic
  Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Big-Donor Education Secretary
  Koch Dark-Money Operative Is Trump’s Liaison to Congress
Why Economists Can’t Get It Right
All That Glistens — Losing Luster?
  Trudeau’s Corporate Welfare Hurts Middle Class
  Selling Off Canada’s Airports Could Result in Sky-high Prices
Risk Adjusted Work
25 Years of Neocon-Neoliberalism: Great for the Top 5%, a Disaster for Everyone Else
Capitalism Simply Isn’t Working and Here Are the Reasons Why
Basic Income Isn’t Just a Nice Idea. It’s a Birthright.
      
COMER LAWSUIT

Summary of the appeal heard by the Federal Court on December 7, 2016

Information about this case is available on the Federal Court website. Search for court number T-2010-11.

Background: Two individual Canadians and COMER have confronted the global financial powers in the Canadian federal court. In early August 2013, the case was struck.

Notice of hearing at the Federal Court on December 7, 2016
Decision of Federal Court, February 8, 2016, and filed appeal. Summary 
Litigation Update, October 14, 2015 (pdf)
Litigation Update, May 13, 2015 (pdf)
Amended Statement of Claim, March 26, 2015 (pdf)
Appeal Update, January 26, 2015
Decision, April 24, 2014 (pdf)
Motion to Appeal, April 24, 2014 (pdf)
Appeal, December 10, 2013 
Press Release, December 2011 (pdf)
Amended Court Filing, Jan. 2012 (pdf)
Proceedings, December 5, 2012 (pdf)

LAWSUIT INITIATED TO CHALLENGE CETA

Canada’s longest-serving member of the Queen’s Privy Council, the Honourable Paul Hellyer, P.C., along with two co-plaintiffs, Ann Emmett and George Crowell, both prominent members of COMER, have launched a constitutional challenge against the Canada–Europe Free Trade Agreement at the Federal Court of Canada. Press Release and Filing (pdf)

ROCCO GALATI

Constitutional lawyer Rocco Galati to challenge Bill C-51 in court. Video
Rocco Galati interviewed by Amanda Lang on CBC News.

THE PEOPLE VS. THE BANK OF CANADA

Video of the Montreal conference on April 26, 2015, hosted by Collectif Co@gitation. Spanish translation.

UK PARLIAMENTARY DEBATE:
MONEY CREATION AND SOCIETY

Transcript of proceedings on November 20, 2014. Read more…

AN INITIATIVE!

COMER civil society organizations which work in many ways for public welfare to join us in…
A Call for Renaissance of the Bank of Canada
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