Even though the future is unknown, Canada’s employment rate has risen steadily from 53 per cent in 1946 to more than 61 per cent today.
Our inability to foresee the jobs of the future should be tempered by the realization that that jobs have always appeared in the past, regardless of technological advances.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg, centre left, joins a coalition of youth climate leaders and environmental groups during a climate strike outside the United Nations, Aug. 30, 2019, in New York.
(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
A research team of youth climate activists and academics is examining how environmentalists learn about solidarity and justice.
Politicians should stop trying to bribe us with our own money and instead propose fundamental structural changes to how governments operate and budget themselves.
Rather than just bribing us with our own money, politicians on the campaign trail should propose structural changes to the way government works and budgets itself.
The Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba under Brian Pallister is expected to return to power in the Sept. 10 election.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister called an early election and the summertime campaign will likely help his Progressive Conservative government be re-elected.
A trauma-informed lens asks people to shift from thinking ‘What is wrong?“ to 'What happened?”
In some Manitoba schools, educators are working to recognize that the most urgent need for children who have experienced trauma is to establish the child's sense of safety in the school.
A new study shows that workplace sexual harassment significantly impacts the bottom line.
The paper "Me Too: Does Workplace Sexual Harassment Hurt Firm Value?" shows that firms with high levels of sexual harassment decline in value.
Trouver une routine de mise en forme qui convient à votre style de vie et ensuite s'y tenir est la clé pour devenir une personne active.
La recherche montre que plus les adultes s'identifient à l'exercice ou à l'activité physique, plus ils s'y adonnent.
In May 2019, the measure of a kilogram was changed. This has implications for how we measure wealth.
Measurement and standards are at the heart of how we trade commodities and measure wealth. So what happens now that the planet’s most critical standard has been completely overhauled?
The Canadian tax system can, and should, put more money into the pockets of the country’s most disadvantaged citizens.
Tax credit refunds are an effective means of ensuring that Canada's poverty gap, now clearly identified, is addressed for low-income families. So what's taking so long?
A teenage boy throws rocks in the northern Ontario First Nations reserve in Attawapiskat in April 2016. Poverty has a profound impact on First Nations, and Canada needs to take bold
wealth- and income-creation measures for the Indigenous.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
The MMIWG report didn't address the poverty that has had such a devastating effect on First Nations. Encouraging active participation by the Indigenous in the Canadian economy is a win-win for everyone.
Finding a fitness routine that fits your life and then sticking to it is key.
Research shows that the more adults identify with exercise or physical activity, the more they engage in it.
Une scène du festival Osheaga, à Montréal. Laissez vos téléphones à la maison cet été !
L'habitude d'utiliser notre téléphone pendant un festival de musique d'été peut avoir un impact négatif sur nos expériences. Le moment est-il donc venu de se débarrasser de nos téléphones?
It is currently legal for Canadians to travel abroad and obtain organs from illicit sources. If it gains final approval from the Senate, Bill S-240 will change this.
When a Canadian travels to China to receive an organ transplant, a member of a persecuted minority may be killed to provide the organ.
Lorelei Williams, dont la cousine a été assassinée par le tueur en série Robert Pickton et dont la tante a disparu en 1978, verse des larmes en répondant au rapport de l'Enquête nationale sur les femmes et les filles autochtones disparues et assassinées.
La Presse Canadienne/Darryl Dyck
Comprendre le génocide comme un processus peut aider là mieux comprendre les menaces ressenties par les peuples autochtones du Canada.
Consider running wild and free at this summer’s music festivals – without your phone.
The habit of using our phones while at a summer music festival can negatively impact our experiences.
Lorelei Williams, whose cousin was murdered by serial killer Robert Pickton and whose aunt went missing in 1978, sheds tears while responding to the report on the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Understanding genocide as a process can help people grapple with the ongoing threat faced by Indigenous people in Canada, as named in the report into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls.
A map showing Northern Canada and the Arctic Ocean.
Government of Canada
In May 2019, Canada made a partial submission to the United Nations on the limits of its extended continental shelf in the Arctic.
Language is a complex structure. Here, Jeremy Dutcher performs during the Polaris Music Prize gala in Toronto on Sept. 17, 2018. Dutcher’s award-winning album Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa is in the Wolastoqey language.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin
The presence of Indigenous peoples in conversations in Canada about the flourishing of Indigenous languages and critical Indigenous education is essential.
Avec plus de 200 000 enfants non vaccinés de moins de cinq ans, et certaines régions bien en deçà du taux de vaccination cible de 95 pour cent, le Canada n'est pas à l'abri d'une épidémie de rougeole.
L'analyse de risque d'un économiste afin de comprendre le mouvement anti-vaccin moderne.
A risk analysis could offer insight into the anti-vaccination decision of some parents.
An economics risk analysis offers some insight into the modern anti-vaxx movement.