Canada needs an official poverty line

Having a clearly-defined poverty line enables a government to set targets and focus its policy agenda on effective change

Canada needs an official poverty line
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Having a clearly-defined poverty line enables a government to set targets and focus its policy agenda on effective change

Tackling poverty and its impact on social and emotional well-being

Reducing poverty is not just about putting food on the table or a roof over someone's head. But there are useful strategies

Tackling poverty and its impact on social and emotional well-being
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Reducing poverty is not just about putting food on the table or a roof over someone’s head. But there are useful strategies

Raising B.C.’s minimum wage won’t help working poor

A work-based subsidy increases the income of the working poor without making it harder for employers to hire less-skilled workers

Raising B.C.’s minimum wage won’t help working poor
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A work-based subsidy increases the income of the working poor without making it harder for employers to hire less-skilled workers

Reduce the poverty-to-prison pipeline for women

From prison reform to better community services that address poverty and prevent crime, here's what Canada can do

Reduce the poverty-to-prison pipeline for women
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From prison reform to better community services that address poverty and prevent crime, here’s what Canada can do

Companions for life: trust and integrity

While the dishonest may appear content, we don’t see the inner turmoil they suffer from knowing that they’ve done wrong

Companions for life: trust and integrity
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While the dishonest may appear content, we don’t see the inner turmoil they suffer from knowing that they’ve done wrong

What do environmentalists have against the world’s poor?

They’re only preventing oil and gas products from getting to economies that need them the most

What do environmentalists have against the world’s poor?
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Pipeline protests only prevent oil and gas products from getting to economies that need them the most

Unconditional basic income is a bad idea

Such a program would weaken the incentives to work for lower-income Canadians and people not strongly tied to the labour force

Unconditional basic income is a bad idea
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Such a program would weaken the incentives to work for lower-income Canadians and people not strongly tied to the labour force

Ten shocks that could overturn our world

Future factors and potential disruptions that could have a truly transformative impact on life, society, government, the economy, and business

Ten shocks that could overturn our world
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Future factors and potential disruptions that could have a truly transformative impact on life, society, government, the economy, and business

Emerging from a world of suffering with hope

We can’t wallow in despair. We need to look at what we and others are doing right and emulate what works

Emerging from a world of suffering with hope
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We can’t wallow in despair. We need to look at what we and others are doing right and emulate what works

Drawing on rich traditions to nourish our children

Poor nutrition in Indigenous children, starting with colonization, through residential schools, continues today. It must stop

Drawing on rich traditions to nourish our children
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Poor nutrition in Indigenous children, starting with colonization, through residential schools, continues today. It must stop

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