Teen suicide…

Sept 14, 2017 National Post – Dr. Mike Sosteric Teen suicide is on the rise and this is why The commentary comes from the context of World Suicide Prevention Sunday just past (Sept 10).  Sosteric draws attention to the highest rates of suicide … [Read more...]

Low wage work…

     June 17, 2014 Toronto Star - Sara Mojtehedzadeh Ontario's 'eye-popping' shift to low-wage work  Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives and author of the most recent study of precarious employment has concluded that in the last two … [Read more...]

Basic income…

    May 22, 2015  Atlantic (US) – David R. Wheeler What If Everybody Didn't Have to Work to Get Paid? Income disparity is beginning to prompt a new look at the notion of guaranteed annual income.  Wheeler is offering the notion of a basic … [Read more...]

15 days max…

    Feb 6, 2015  The Coast (Halifax) – Jacob Boon Five years of solitude -The use of segregation in NS prisons numbers in the thousands. The article looks at the use of solitary in Nova Scotia’s four provincial prisons and records no … [Read more...]