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.
Science tells us that body weight is not just about lifestyle, and yet health-care providers often assume that people with obesity are lazy and lack willpower, and that fatness is the only relevant health issue.
One year ago, Ellen Maud Bennett asked women of size to make her death from cancer matter -- by advocating for their own health.
Winnipeg General Strike: crowds at Victoria Park. Labour laws from the 1940s work to prevent such action.
L.B. Foote/Manitoba Archives
The Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 provides important lessons of worker solidarity and action that we may need to pay close attention to as labour struggles are likely to intensify in Canada.
A local Winnipeg Jets tradition – the Whiteout Street Party – has been the source of controversy. Is it political correctness run amok or is the name insensitive to racialized people?
THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
A celebration for the Winnipeg Jets turned controversial when an anti-racist group challenged a "make Winnipeg white again" headline about the city's NHL playoff "whiteout" parties.
An aerial view of the Kapyong Barracks in an affluent area of Winnipeg, site of one of the most recent urban First Nations reserves. It will soon be transferred to seven Treaty One First Nations.
Kapyong Barracks in Winnipeg is set to be transferred to Treaty One First Nations to become an urban reserve. A 64-hectare parcel in an affluent area, the reserve will be a test of reconciliation.
Voici la Capitaine Marvel: une grande gueule qui combat le mal intergalactique.
Chris Reid and Marvel
Le 8 mars, Journée internationale des femmes, marquera la première du film Capitaine Marvel. Ce sera le premier film des studios Marvel dont le super-héros est une femme.
Introducing Captain Marvel: she’s a smartass fighting intergalactic evil.
Chris Reid and Marvel
When the 'Captain Marvel' movie opens on March 8, coinciding with International Women's Day, it will be Marvel Studios' first female-superhero led film.
Seks dengan robot akan meningkat, dengan perkembangan teknologi yang akan menghasilkan daya cinta yang baru.
Perkembangan teknologi di robotika dan realitas virtual membuka peluang pengalaman seksual yang baru.
Research suggests we should consider our own care needs, as well as our families’ care needs, when we plan our financial futures.
A family economic health expert says there are good reasons why people avoid looking at their finances, so start small to increase confidence.