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Municipal Driven Solutions

For Black History Month, the Institute launched a policy series highlighting bold policy solutions in order to tackle anti-Black racism, focusing on the need for intergovernmental action. Each submission proposes a plan...

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Pathways to Good Jobs

For Black History Month, the Institute launched a policy series highlighting bold policy solutions in order to tackle anti-Black racism, focusing on the need for intergovernmental action. Each submission proposes a plan...

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Analysis: Canadian Income Survey 2017

Statistics Canada has just released the Canadian Income Survey for 2017.

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Black Immigrants

*This blogpost has been translated from French to English For Black History Month, the Institute launched a policy series highlighting bold policy solutions in order to tackle anti-Black racism, focusing on the...

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How to address the malaise of the middle-class

This blogpost appeared in the Globe and Mail on February 18th. By now, everybody is surely aware that the core commitments of the Liberal federal government are to “build a strong...

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Divest from Police to Re-Invest in Communities

For Black History Month, the Institute launched a policy series highlighting bold policy solutions in order to tackle anti-Black racism, focusing on the need for intergovernmental action. Each submission proposes a plan...

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Affordable Communities

For Black History Month, the Institute launched a policy series highlighting bold policy solutions in order to tackle anti-Black racism, focusing on the need for intergovernmental action. Each submission proposes a plan...

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Drug Prohibition Reparations

For Black History Month, the Institute launched a policy series highlighting bold policy solutions in order to tackle anti-Black racism, focusing on the need for intergovernmental action. Each submission proposes a plan...

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Bold Policy Proposals To Tackle Anti-Black Racism

For Black people in Canada, some of the most pressing issues and necessary policy changes involve, at times, all three levels of government. By working together, federal, provincial and municipal...

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Charting the path to National Pharmacare in Canada

National Pharmacare has been a topic of discussion in Canada for over half a century, yet we remain uniqueamong the world’s high-income countries with universal health coverage in that we...