Creating inequality…

  Sept 30, 2014  Toronto Star – Marco Chown Oved Blitz finds nearly half of companies with interns break law  Here’s a lesson on why there is a growing income gap.  A blitz by the provincial labour department in Ontario has revealed that … [Read more...]

Exit controls…

Sept 29, 2014 CTV News Government considering 'exit controls' to track homegrown terrorists: Blaney  Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney has announced the government’s intent to introduce “exit controls” as a weapon against Canadian … [Read more...]

Equal…

  Sept 26, 2014  Toronto Star – Carol Goar Parliament finally debates slain aboriginal women -   New Democrats force a parliamentary debate on murdered aboriginal women, with revealing results.  Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq was … [Read more...]

App for youth…

 Sept 25, 2014  Saanich News (BC) – Daniel Palmer Youth mental health app 'first of its kind in Canada'  Faced with the reality that many youth with mental health issues will use on-line mediums to treat themselves, Island Health’s Drew … [Read more...]

Young and old income gap…

  Sept. 23, 2014  Toronto Star – Dana Flavelle Income gap grows between young and old: Report   The Conference Board of Canada says that income gaps are appearing between rich and poor but now more so between young and old.  Three decades … [Read more...]

Class action violence…

  Sept 22, 2014  Toronto Star – Richard J. Brennan Lawsuit targets ‘unbelievable’ violence at London jail The Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre in London is known in justice circles as “Hell.”  London lawyer Kevin Egan has filed a … [Read more...]

“Those scars are mine…”

   Sept. 19, 2014  Globe and Mail – Stu Jeffries as told to Dave McGinn A father of three shares his story of childhood abuse and how to begin to forgive  The author is a radio host on Boom 97.3 and puts into personal dimensions the reports … [Read more...]

Transparency…

  Sept. 18, 2014  Toronto Star – Alex Boutilier Ottawa admits to tracking hundreds of protests  A request by Liberal MP Scott Brison to the Government Operations Center brought a revelation that the Conservative government has collected … [Read more...]

Indefinite detention…

   Sept 17, 2014  End Immigration Detention Actions across Canada mark 1-year anniversary of ongoing protest-strike by immigration detainees  Protesters are hailing the first anniversary of the strike by immigration detainees in a maximum … [Read more...]

Immigrant to gang life…

  Sept 16, 2014  Globe and Mail – Allan Maki Report offers rare peek into Canadian gang life and high-risk youth   A refugee from Vietnam, Hieu Ngo walks through the gang infested parts of Calgary hoping to be stopped by youth proclaiming a … [Read more...]