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Written by: Kayley MacGregor What is a Sanctuary City? Declaring a city a ‘Sanctuary City’ is both a symbolic and practical action. Symbolically, it means that the City wants all who reside within it, regardless of citizenship, to be able to feel they are a part of the community. On a practical side, it allows … More Sanctuary Cities
Homeless Youth in Ontario (in the last 5 years) Researcher: Alex Reurink Stats: In Canada there is a minimum of 35,000-50,000 youth on the streets, from this 1,000-2,000 of these youth are located in Toronto alone. 65% of these youth have failed to complete high school, 77% are unemployed, 30% are involved in some sex … More Homeless Youth in Ontario
Electoral Reform Researcher: Ellen Altpeter What is electoral reform? Electoral reform is change in electoral systems to improve how public desires are expressed in election results. Electoral reform is a current issue in Canada, with the Liberal Party winning a majority in the 2015 national elections on a platform which promised that the 2015 election … More Electoral Reform