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Who Wants to be a Billionaire? - 6CR #73

Who Wants to be a Billionaire? - 6CR #73

February 7, 2020

Taxing Billionaires appears to be the solution to our problems.The TVO . Darnell & Joel discuss the following:

  • Getting paid for the value you contribute vs time
  • audio clips from TVO Debate
  • Government protecting billionaires?
  • How is wealth generated?
  • "Taxation is theft"
  • Who are these billionaires?

Related episodes: 6CR #12 & 6CR #33

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References:

TVO: The Agenda - Should Billionaires Exist? - TVO.org or YouTube

TVO Debates: Should Billionaires be Taxed out of Existence? TVO.org or YouTube

Billion

The Real-Time Billionaires List

45 Canadians make Forbes billionaires list

Jeff Deist Talks Ray Dalio and Crony Billionaires

Book to be given away: Economic Principles for Prosperity

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2020: Top 5 From the Last 5 for the Next 5 - 6CR #68

2020: Top 5 From the Last 5 for the Next 5 - 6CR #68

January 3, 2020

With the end of the 2010s, there have been many "end of a decade" lists released. Darnell & Joel take a different look at the last decade and comprised their list - the top 5 aspects of the last 5 years that will impact the next 5 years:

5. Raptors NBA Championship

4. Cannabis

3. Climate Change & Student walk-outs

2. Jordan Peterson

1. Bitcoin

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References:

5. Raps

Raptors’ championship will have long-lasting impact on basketball in Canada

Toronto Raptors: Long-term impact of winning NBA championship

Could basketball overtake hockey as Canada's national sport?

2015: Canadians do not make up the majority of NHL players this season

Bianca Andreescu Wows Canadians, Inspires Young Tennis Players

4. Cannabis

related episodes: 6CR #10 & 6CR #44

How the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corp lost $42 million last year

2019 was a disaster for the cannabis sector — and there might be more trouble on the way in 2020

CEI: Federal Regulations Cost $1.9 Trillion Annually

Consumers who have used cannabis for non-medical purposes in the past year in Canada in 2018, by province

Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charge in Florida, says alcohol 'not involved'

What Is the Endocannabinoid System?

The Union: The Business Behind Getting High (2007)

Perfect Plant? 7 Great Uses For Industrial Hemp

3. Climate

related episode - 6CR #55

TDSB helps students walking out for climate change

Why Adolf Hitler Was TIME's Man of the Year for 1938 | Time

2. Jordan Peterson

Shut Him Down: The Rise of Jordan Peterson

Video Shows Man Beaten, Car Stolen While Witnesses Hurl Anti-Trump Rhetoric

‘I’m really sorry’: Justin Trudeau admits wearing brownface at 2001 costume party

1. Bitcoin

Distributed Ledger Technology: Where Technological Revolution Starts

Bitcoin Is To Blockchain As Email Was To The Internet

Bitcoin Price History

You Don’t Actually Own Your Securities

Land Registry: A Big Blockchain Use Case Explored

Do you know the Uses of cryptocurrency in third world countries?

Wala Was Africa’s Perfect Crypto Success Story – Until It Collapsed

Regulation of Cryptocurrency: Canada

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Homelessness Pt 2: Solutions - 6CR #47

Homelessness Pt 2: Solutions - 6CR #47

August 9, 2019

In the second half of our discussion on homelessness, Darnell & Joel transition to solutions. Topics include:

  • Private vs Government Welfare
  • Benevolence within the church and necessity of community
  • Causes of financial need and type of support
  • Welfare Cliff

Previous Homelessness episode: 6CR #45

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Reference Links:

What If Charity Replaced Taxation?

Maryland church ordered to evict homeless or pay $12,000 fine

When Helping Hurts

2 Thessalonians 3:10-11

At Home Study

The Welfare Cliff

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Generational Wealth & Race with Seun Adeyemi - 6CR #33

Generational Wealth & Race with Seun Adeyemi - 6CR #33

October 5, 2018

Seun Adeyemi of SA Capital joins Darnell & Joel to discuss the following aspects of financial planning:

  • Inheritance and Probate Taxes 
  • The value of creating a will
  • Wealth vs Poverty
  • Life Insurance
  • Financial Stewardship & Literacy
  • Investing & Saving

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Reference Articles:

Lack of inheritance tax is making inequality worse, think-tank study suggests

Merrilee Boyack on Getting Your Estate Planning Figured Out

Goldmoney

Seun Adeyemi contact info:

FB: SA Capital Advisors

Twitter:@SACapitalCanada

podcast@sacapital.com

http://sacapital.ca/

The Dollar $avvy Podcast

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Real Solutions to Gun Violence with Dr. Joseph Smith - 6CR #27

Real Solutions to Gun Violence with Dr. Joseph Smith - 6CR #27

August 17, 2018

Dr Joseph Smith from Generation Chosen joins Darnell & Joel to discuss what his organization is doing to address the needs of those most vulnerable in our society and consequently prevent gun violence. The conversation covers the following:

  • Why youth turn to the black market and guns
  • How Generation Chosen is involved in the community
  • Emotional intelligence and root causes of "bad behaviour" in school
  • Mental health 
  • Government solutions vs non-profit solutions to gun violence

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Previous episode on guns 6CR #21

Reference Articles:

City of Toronto studies why youth turn to guns

Toronto gunman had ‘severe mental health challenges,’ according to family

Remaking the Future | Education in African Countries is Crucial to Our Survival

Ken Robinson

Ford wants some mental health funding to go to police in wake of Danforth shooting

Toronto gunman had ‘severe mental health challenges,’ according to family

Toronto’s history of gun violence: a vicious cycle of missteps, intransigence and bad policy

Generation Chosen Contact info:

https://www.generationchosen.ca/

Generation Chos3n GoFundMe Campain

IG: @gen_chos3n

FB: @GenChos3n

Twitter: @GEN_CHOS3N

joseph.junior.smith@gmail.com

generationchosenone@gmail.com

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Canada’s Universal Healthcare - 6CR #26

Canada’s Universal Healthcare - 6CR #26

August 10, 2018

Universal healthcare is apparently a human right. Darnell & Joel discuss the following aspects of "free" healthcare in Canada

  • Structure and History of the Canadian Healthcare System 
  • How do we pay for "free" healthcare
  • Successes and failures of Canada's Healthcare
  • Prices communicate value
  • Providing Healthcare for the impoverished

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Reference Articles:

What is Functional Medicine?

Tom Woods show #1194 with Tim Moen (leader of Libertarian Party of Canada)

Ontario Government 2018/2019: Composition of Revenue vs Composition of Expenses

Ludwig Von Mises - Economic Calculation Problem

Price Theory Explains the Opiate Crisis

The Good Doctor

A Four-Step Healthcare Solution

What Ontario’s changes to OHIP+ tell us about the future of national pharmacare

5 Pharmacare Questions and Answers

Generic drug industry agrees to cut prices up to 40% in 5-year deal with provinces

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Summer Jobs & Ideology Requirements - 6CR #25

Summer Jobs & Ideology Requirements - 6CR #25

August 3, 2018

The Canadian government has added an ideology attestation to receive funding for summer internship grant. Darnell & Joel discuss the significance of the government requesting organizations to affirm a set of beliefs regarding abortion and transgender identity. The conversartion includes the following:

  • Fairness of the ideology test 
  • Society's morality is subjective & the problems with legislating morality
  • Impersonal charity via government vs volutary charity
  • Summer job grants is the government circumventing minimum wage

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Reference Links:

Government Examples of Organizations denied eligibility

87 religious leaders ask Trudeau gov’t to drop summer job pro-abortion pledge

Global News: President of Canada Christian College attacks PM @JustinTrudeau

What the US Can Learn From Portugal's Drug Decriminalization

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Voting Pt 3: Principles over Promises - 6CR #18

Voting Pt 3: Principles over Promises - 6CR #18

June 15, 2018

The results of the Ontario 2018 election are in - Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservatives win majority government, NDP are the formal opposition party and the Liberals lost party status. Darnell & Joel give there thoughts and answer some listener questions. 

FB post Joel referenced in the intro - NDP voter challenge

Question 1 - How would Doug Ford be able to cut costs without cutting jobs? What are the benefits of saving and cutting costs?

Question 2 - What are the counter arguments to the listener's rational for voting NDP?

Question 3 - What is the fundament role of government? Why is it problematic for the government to see themselves as the solution to the problem?

Reference Links:

Plan for the People

Change for the Better

Breaking down the Ontario NDP and PC platforms: What their pricey promises could mean for the province

Comparing Government and Private Sector Compensation in Ontario, 2017

Defined benefit pensions

Beware of politicians talking of government waste

NDP admit to annual $1.4-billion costing error

Tim Hudak 2013 PC party platform

Common Sense Revolution - Mike Harris

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