Entries by Megan Yarema from 04/2012

Canada's Poor Have Just Become Poorer

| Posted 04.29.2012 | Canada Politics

The shock of the 2012 federal budget is just setting in, but the repercussions will be felt for years to come. A particularly unsettling decision was to dismantle the National Council of Welfare (NCW). What other organization has the resources to produce an annual, detailed analysis of social assistance, as well as regular reports on the root causes of poverty?