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Canadians concerned about disability poverty, on-board with proposed new national benefit

Survey of Canadians living with disability underlines relative poverty, other social barriers June 22, 2021 – Recognizing the challenges faced by Canadians with disabilities — problems that have only been exacerbated during the COVID-19 pandemic — the federal Liberal government

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Diversity and Racism in Canada: Competing views deeply divide country along gender, generational lines

One-third say Canada is a ‘racist’ country; 12 per cent believe some races are superior to others June 21, 2021 – These are times of deep reckoning over issues of race and identity, hatred, and violence in Canada. Against the

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Anti-Asian Discrimination: Younger Canadians most likely to be hardest hit by experiences with racism, hate

Most say it will take generational change for anti-Asian prejudice to subside June 8, 2021 – As a nation eagerly looks to the weeks and months ahead to regain a closer semblance to their pre-pandemic lives, they are far more

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74% of Canadians say military’s culture disrespectful toward women; more call problem handling complaints ‘systemic’

Plurality across political spectrum doubt transparency of Trudeau, Sajjan regarding Vance May 19, 2021 – The hasty replacement of Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin as head of Canada’s COVID-19 vaccine campaign with Brig.-Gen. Krista Brodie marks the latest instance of Canada’s military

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Child Care in Canada: Little consensus over best approach to assist parents of little children

Majority support government investment in child care; divisions over how and where to allocate funding March 3, 2021 – It is one of the most stressful and demanding aspects of what is already one of life’s most challenging jobs: choosing

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Advancing online government service: Canadians open to more & better access; concerned about cybersecurity

Just one-in-ten see Canada as a current leader in offering its citizens digital services March 4, 2021 – If ever there has existed an era of life online being accelerated and catalysed by unforeseen events it has been the last

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