A new report by the CCPA and the Rideau Institute says the planned purchase of 65 F-35 stealth fighter jets is the result of a "pilot error" by the Canadian government.
This new book rallies the call of climate justice advocates and activists concerned with "system change not climate change".
Socially and environmentally responsible municipal procurement policy is also good fiscal policy due to lower social costs related to poverty and poor health.
If the 492 Tamil asylum-seekers who recently arrived by boat on B.C.'s shores are "queue-jumpers," then I guess my parents were too.
A wall of opposition has risen across the political spectrum to the elimination of the long-form census questionnaire. Stay tuned to the CCPA for all the latest developments.
While there was much to applaud in B.C.'s 2008 "green" budget, there remain glaring contradictions between climate action and B.C.’s transportation and industrial policies.
Racialized women in Ontario face a double-whammy of sexism and racial discrimination, making them more likely to live in poverty, face barriers to finding work, and receive less pay for their work.
$18.17 is the 2010 family living wage, according to a report released last week that calculates an hourly wage based on the real costs of raising a family in Vancouver.
How many jobs did the stimulus funding create? What proportion of the federal deficit was caused by corporate tax cuts? Take the quiz and see how much you know about the state of Canada's finances.
The alternative budget puts forward a job plan to bring unemployment back to pre-recession levels by the end of 2011, and achieves fiscal balance through smart investments and smart taxation.