Poverty

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On Wednesday, renowned Pakistani activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai was given honorary Canadian citizenship during a rare commemoration on Parliament... more
Malala Yousafzai
Canadian Citizenship
girls
Education
Poverty
Canadian Parliament
Canada
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The beginning of April saw the City of Ottawa begin to offer discounted bus passes to low-income residents - those falling below the Statistics Canada Low... more
EquiPass
Poverty
low-income bus pass
public transit
The Editor (Letters to the Editor) Ottawa Citizen Dear Editor: This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Community Bus Pass in Ottawa, which was brought in... more
public transit
Poverty
Ottawa City Council
EquiPass
low income
bus pass
OC Transpo
An estimated 2/3 of poverty could be eliminated simply by offering jobs, even at a minimum livable wage, to those willing to work. Yet the creation of jobs is... more
Jobs
Job Guarantee
Poverty
Income inequality
cdnpoli
Canada
Rob Rainer Basic Income Canada Network 2018 27th Street S.W. Calgary, AB T3E 2E7 February 21, 2014 Dear Rob: I am writing in support of the BIG Push Campaign... more
Basic Guranteed Income
Big Push Campaign
Poverty
Health
Healthcare
low-income
Gary Bloch
Ontario
Canada