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Can I Have A Word?
Thursday September 24th, 2020 with Bob LeDrew
"Pension fund capitalism" and how a comfortable retirement can translate to suffering

Kevin Skerrett is a researcher with CUPE and a visiting professor at Carleton. He's studying how pension funds -- which are supposed to provide members with security and a better life in retirement -- have become so large and eager to make big returns that they are contributing to environmental problems, poverty, and even some of the troubles we've seen in long-term care homes.
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Resources for those interested:

Ontario Health Coalition:

Kevin Skerrett's articles about pension fund capitalism in Socialist Project:
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