Canada News

10.3.19

My Community Is Warming Three Times Faster Than the Rest of the World

Wildfires, mudslides, and an influx of wolves: Paul Josie from Old Crow, Yukon, on what it's like living in a place that has declared a climate emergency.

10.1.19

The Women Doing Canada's Most Dangerous Job: Fishing

A year fishing lobsters can yield over big money in Grand Manan, New Brunswick. But it’s payoff for a dangerous game: fishing has the single highest fatality rate of any sector in Canada.

6.13.19

How One LGBTQ Group Forged Ahead After Their City’s Pride Was Cancelled

Shades of Colour organized events for Pride Month to make space for people they say were left out of Edmonton Pride.

6.10.19

Justin Trudeau Will Ban Single-Use Plastics as Early as 2021, If Re-Elected

Canada’s plastic waste has become an international embarrassment.

6.3.19

Indigenous Women and Girls In Canada Are Facing 'Genocide': National Inquiry

The long-anticipated government report says Canadians show ‘appalling apathy’ to the issue.

4.25.19

Only the Rich Can Afford Average Homes in Toronto and Vancouver

Nevermind buying a house—you have to make $94K to get an average condo in Vancouver, $75K in Toronto.

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4.11.19

Doug Ford’s Budget Is Big on Cuts and Making It Easier to Buy Booze

The Ontario premier made cuts to education, children’s programs, and Indigenous services, but hey, you can start drinking at 9 AM now.

4.9.19

Election Promises Won't Fix the Hot Mess That Is Toronto's Housing Market

Housing advocate says this city is so expensive that even the middle-class need help to get by.

4.3.19

Turns Out Millennials Won’t Kill the Car

Expert says young Canadians aren’t as ‘car crazy’ as previous generations, but they still drive as much.

4.1.19

Climate Change Hits Canada Twice as Hard as Other Countries

Concordia researchers have created an app to fight fear-mongering and misinformation.

4.26.18

How Lonely Men Are Radicalized Online and Turn Their Rage Into Violence

We spoke to ex-Red Pillers and experts about why socially isolated men blame women for their problems.

4.12.18

How the US ‘Sex Trafficking’ Crackdown Is Hurting Sex Workers in Canada

The effects of the Trump-signed SESTA/FOSTA are much more far-reaching than you would expect.

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