The debate over the right of a mentally competent adult with a terminal illness to have the choice and right to die with dignity is a growing societal issue in Canada.
Millions of Canadians in the next decade are going to face the challenges and opportunities of retirement. Too few people think about those realities before they retire.
La Sécurité de la vieillesse (SV) et le Supplément de revenu garanti (SRG) sont les seuls revenus pour beaucoup de femmes où elles sont garanties de recevoir le même montant que les hommes.
Old Age Security and the Guaranteed Income Supplement are the only income for many women where they are guaranteed to receive the same amount as men, regardless of their labour force history.
When we talk about the history of Alberta we usually think of wide-open prairies, cattle ranching and oil. Seldom do historians talk about the men and women of the Alberta labour movement.
When medicare was introduced in Saskatchewan in July of 1962, I was six years old and about to start Grade 1. Growing up in Saskatchewan during the health-care debates helped shape who I am today.