What needs to happen next for Canada to have a successful school food program

What needs to happen next for Canada to have a successful school food program

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced the next federal budget will include $1 billion over five years for a national school food program, a historic move that will mean Canada...
Fossil fuel subsidies cost Canadians a lot more money than the carbon tax

Fossil fuel subsidies cost Canadians a lot more money than the carbon tax

The federal carbon tax increase is now in effect, and will raise gas prices by three cents per litre in most Canadian provinces. ...
Canada needs a national strategy for homeless refugee claimants

Canada needs a national strategy for homeless refugee claimants

One year after the federal government closed Roxham Road, refugee claims in Canada continue to increase: there were 143,785 in 2023 compared to 91,730 in 2022. The surprise announcement in March...
A human, environmental and economic emergency response to the Baltimore Key Bridge collapse

A human, environmental and economic emergency response to the Baltimore Key Bridge collapse

On March 26, the container ship Dali in Baltimore’s industrial harbour struck an interstate highway bridge, causing it to catastrophically collapse. Eight highway maintenance workers were thought to be on...
Alberta’s social studies curriculum design has gone woefully wrong

Alberta’s social studies curriculum design has gone woefully wrong

Imagine a new school is being built, but it’s amateur builders who get charged with creating blueprints — and the education minister insists it is safe because the ministry “consulted”...