Tunagate: an Abuse of Political Power

You may not see many cans of SunKist tuna on the shelves at grocery stores in the Maritimes today, and there is a reason for that. The scandal often referred to as “Tunagate” from 1985 was rooted in Saint Andrews, New Brunswick at the only tuna cannery in Canada. The premise of Tunagate is that …

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals Exposed

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., located in Quebec, has currently been under fire since the news broke about their drug price hikes to two lifesaving heart medications: Isuprel or Isoprenaline and Nitropress. However, Marathon Pharmaceuticals held the rights of these medications before Valeant, under Marathon Pharmaceuticals there were gradual increases in price over the past three …

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