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News

Canadian Men Are Still Lazier Than Women: Report

But they are getting better.
Manisha Krishnan
7.30.18
Cannabis

Nova Scotia Is Getting Stoned More Than Any Other Province

Not the home of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’!
Allison Tierney
4.30.18
News

Canada Smokes Even More Weed Than the Government Thought

Canada is starting to get a better idea of just how much weed Canadians are smoking.
Kieran Delamont
4.18.18
Cannabis

Canadians Spent Nearly $6-Billion on Cannabis Last Year

Most of that cash went to the black and grey markets.
Allison Tierney
1.25.18
University

University Asks Black Student to Prove Minorities Exist on Campus

University of Waterloo asked Fiqir Worku—who was trying to develop services for racialized minorities—to collect information on the school’s racial demographics by herself.
Premila D'Sa
11.22.17
Views My Own

A Guide to Navigating the Bullshit Dream of ‘Middle Class’

It isn’t just about your income.
Drew Brown
11.9.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Immigrants Could Make Up Nearly One-Third of Canada’s Population by 2036: Statistics Canada Report

Visible minorities are expected to make up the majority in Canada’s major cities within two decades.
Ankanaa Chowdhury​
1.26.17
prison

More Than Half of Canada’s Prison Population Are People Not Yet Convicted

Between 2014 and 2015, an average of 13,650 Canadians were being held in remand.
Jake Kivanc
1.11.17
News

​Canada Is Gaining Jobs That Suck

It seems like there's a trend in low-paying, temporary positions being responsible for a lot of the so-called "job growth" in Canada.
Jake Kivanc
10.18.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

​Nearly Half of Twenty-Somethings in Canada Are Living with Their Parents

The statistics shows a sharp jump from when the number was only a little over a quarter in 1981.
Jake Kivanc
6.16.16
News

Hate Crimes Against Muslim Canadians Doubled Over Three Years

Also, Canada doesn't collect data on hate crimes against trans people, which is troubling.
Sarah Berman
4.13.16
News

Thunder Bay Takes Regina’s Title of Canada’s Murder Capital

While Canada's murder rate is at a five-decade low, a Stats Can report says Aboriginal people are six times more likely to be murdered than the rest of the population.
Jake Kivanc
11.26.15