Health minister says it is not the time for travel as Canada enters third wave

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 14:28:52 +0000

Canada’s travel restrictions are set to expire on April 21, but with the third wave of coronavirus, it seems like they could be rolled over for another 30 days or more. Health Minister Patty Hajdu told reporters, “Now is not the time to consider international travel.” The health minister did not say when the border […]

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Canada recognizes the contribution of migrants and refugees in global campaign

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Mon, 05 Apr 2021 09:00:03 +0000

As part of a new global campaign called “It Takes a Community”, Canada is highlighting the many positive ways that migrants can impact local communities. The initiative, which is supported by the Canadian government and various other national and local governments, businesses, youth networks and civil society actors, focuses on migrants and other community members […]

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Daphne Bramham: Vancouver mayor hangs re-election hopes on drug decriminalization and safe supply

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sun, 21 Feb 2021 19:09:34 +0000

For Kennedy Stewart, harm reduction is about safe supply, supervised injection sites, free needles and is “a management tool, not a way to bring an end to addiction.”

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Daphne Bramham: Canada must amend its marriage laws to end child marriage

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:14:09 +0000

Opinion: It is hypocritical of Canada to lead efforts to end child marriages unless it bans the practice in Canada

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Daphne Bramham: Peace, order and good government? I'll take it over American exceptionalism

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 01:57:09 +0000

Opinion: Over the years, dozens of studies have shown a direct correlation between happiness (quality of life) and a high trust in government. Canada consistently ranks well above the United States

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Daphne Bramham: U.S. isn't alone in needing changes to antiquated voting systems

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 23:35:05 +0000

Change is urgently needed to creaking, antiquated electoral systems, which are the heart and soul of democracy.

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