What makes a country happy? Published on Nov 24, 2017 in Columns/The Nonagenarian’s Notebook by Ed Finn The happiest countries in the world are not necessarily the richest, but those with truly democratic governments Keep Reading Facebook Twitter Google Pinterest You might be interested in The myth of Canadian progress In the current squabble over improving drug coverage and child care in this country, it’s crucial that the social programs Do governments neglect social spending for corporate subsidies? Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities. The rich need no protection. — Wendell Phillips. When it comes to I remember Occupy Have our values and the way we approach activism changed in the past five years?