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Anti-Poverty News

October 3, 2005
Recently revised, the National Council of Welfare's "Welfare Incomes 2004" (a 125 page report) is the latest annual update on welfare in each province and territory. It estimates welfare incomes for...
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September 5, 2005
Halifax agencies are organizing to protest the act because it targets low income individuals. "The Provincial legislation with the stated purpose of promoting safety on the streets by controlling...
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September 5, 2005
"A newborn child, just because she happens to be born female, is more likely to grow up to be poor as an adult. Women form the majority of the poor in Canada. One in seven (2.4 million ) Canadian...
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September 3, 2005
In the article, "Libs' Welfare-to-Jobs Program a Bust, Reveals Delayed Report," the online news site The Tyee reports, "an 11-month-old report prepared for the provincial government, quietly added to...
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