The Monkey Wrench Gang by Edward Abbey

Abbey, Edward. (1990). The Monkey Wrench Gang. Utah: Dream Garden Press. Four main characters, who meet randomly in serendipitous circumstances and are united in their common hatred of industry, drive the plot of The Monkey Wrench Gang.  Bonnie Abbzug, a mix of Jewish heritage, cabaret training, and university education, is the beautiful young lover of…

New Year, New Job Search Strategies

This morning, the Globe and Mail released an overview of the latest unemployment figures from Statistics Canada – data which should not come as a surprise to anyone who was watching the job boards in December 2013: “The Canadian economy unexpectedly shed 45,900 jobs in December, the steepest decline in nine months, led by a…