Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

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The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives is an independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social and economic justice. Founded in 1980, the CCPA is one of Canada’s leading progressive voices in public policy debates.
November 18, 2015 |
A new study finds that citizenship status plays a key role in farmworker safety, and recommends significant changes to immigration policies to protect this vulnerable workforce.
November 12, 2015 |
Young homeowners would be hardest hit by a correction in Canada's housing market, says a study released by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
October 30, 2015 |
The new federal government has plenty of room to raise the taxes of Canada's one percenters.
October 5, 2015 |
October 1 marks the first year in which the Ontario government adjusts its provincial minimum wage to inflation, but the job is only half finished.
September 30, 2015 |
Federal underfunding and understaffing of safety inspectors are putting employees in federally regulated workplaces sector in harm's way.
September 23, 2015 |
A new report calls on government to launch a public inquiry into actions of Canadian officials relating to Afghan detainees.
September 9, 2015 |
On average, tuition and compulsory fees for Canadian undergraduate students have tripled between 1993-94 and 2015-16 and will continue to rise over the next four years.
September 1, 2015 |
Seizing on the first federal election in recent history where income inequality is a hot button issue, CCPA has launched a platform to reduce the gap.
August 5, 2015 |
Canadian investors have exploited a controversial mechanism in international investment treaties to challenge public interest regulations in 24 different countries.
July 29, 2015 |
A new report offers a reality check on government claims about massive job creation to come from a B.C.-based LNG industry.
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