Income levels and health are closely linked, and people living in poverty are far more likely to have poor health than people with higher...Read More Why isn’t social assistance improving health outcomes?
As the Trump administration persists with its harsh immigration policy south of the border, calls are mounting for Canada to suspend or rescind the...Read More The future of the Safe Third Country Agreement
Despite anticipated trade tensions at the G7 summit in Charlevoix on June 8-9, the Trudeau government will promote its agenda focusing on inclusive economic...Read More What can Canada expect from the G7 summit?
From the fight against the Northern Gateway pipeline to the anti-fracking protests involving Elsipogtog First Nation and the Idle No More movement, Canadian surveillance...Read More Canada’s surveillance of Indigenous movements
According to the Canada Border Services Agency, about 7,000 men, women and children are detained through the immigration detention system every year. Stephanie J....Read More Immigration detention and newcomer communities
Over 90 percent of sexual assaults in Canada go unreported. When survivors of sexual assault do wind up in court, law professor Elaine Craig...Read More Mitigating harm for sexual assault complainants
In governments around the world, women’s presence in cabinet is having a substantial impact on political office and policy-making, but what does it mean...Read More Do female ministers affect women’s civic engagement?