Taylor C. Noakes
Taylor C. Noakes is an independent journalist and public historian from Montreal.
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Prince Harry and Meghan: Welcome to Canada, but pay your own bills
It's remarkable that news of Meghan, Harry and Archie's planned Brexit to Canada has really only led to a single central question about whether Canada will pay their security costs, writes Taylor Noakes.
OPINION | Expos 2.0: Is this franchise worth rebooting?
Montrealers should know it is the general consensus of academic economists, and sports economists in particular, that pro sports and large sporting events do not provide significant economic benefit, writes independent journalist Taylor C. Noakes.
Canada is poised to repeat its Olympics mistakes with a 2026 FIFA World Cup bonanza
If pro leagues are excessively demanding in terms of publicly funded infrastructure, they don't come close to what the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) imposes on host cities for the World Cup.