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Changing the Frame

From: Equal as Citizens


Outlines the need for the framework of equalization to change. Goes through shifts in provincial power that occurred in 2012, outlines a building up of energy to discuss changing equalization which was curbed and stopped leaving equalization unchanged and unbalanced. Outlines why reframing the discussions about transfers is necessary and proposes steps to take in order to get to equality amoung citizens



Richard Starr

RICHARD STARR has worked as a journalist, public servant, broadcaster, political staffer and policy adviser. He is author of numerous newspaper and magazine articles, and two works of non fiction. A lifelong student of Maritime history, Starr is married to playwright and former MP Wendy Lill. They live in Dartmouth.