Tag: Important

Remembering the Winnipeg General honours an important part of history

Remembering the Winnipeg General review Written by Thomas McKechnie. Directed by Erin Brandenberg. Until July 6 at the Owl’s Club, 847 Dovercourt Road. Zietpunk Theatre. Nearly 100 years ago, left-wing labour organizations across the USSR, Britain, Germany and the United States created what’s now known as the Workers’ Theatre Movement; it was a way of…

5 Important Takeaways From Amazon's Annual Shareholder Letter

One of the most successful companies over the past two decades has undoubtedly been Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN). The e-commerce titan has been instrumental in reshaping retail, ushering in cloud computing, and popularizing the smart speaker. The company released Jeff Bezos’ annual shareholder letter on Thursday, which goes beyond the numbers and provides important insights into Amazon’s…

The 3 Most Important Takeaways From Marijuana Stock CannTrust’s Earnings

Canada’s recreational-use marijuana market opened for business last October, and sales across the country are causing revenue to skyrocket at cannabis companies, including at CannTrust Holdings (NYSE:CTST), which reported its fourth-quarter financials on Thursday. The marijuana market opportunity is massive, and that has investors intrigued. But it could be years before these companies are profitable, and that…

The Most Important Amendment You’ve Never Heard About

Most Americans are familiar with the 13th Amendment that freed the slaves, or the 19th Amendment that gave women the right to vote, but few people know about the 17th Amendment despite the fact that it may be the most impactful Amendment of the 20th century. The 17th Amendment set into law that two senators…