#Canada

  • Article: #PlankTheCurve: Canadian Celebs Post Videos to Urge People to Stay Inside and Fight COVID-19

    #PlankTheCurve: Canadian Celebs Post Videos to Urge People to Stay Inside and Fight COVID-19

    By Catherine Caruso|March 25, 2020

    Participants include Ryan Reynolds, Seth Rogen, and Shawn Mendes. Read more

  • Article: Canada Is Slowly Closing Its Gender Pay Gap: Report

    Canada Is Slowly Closing Its Gender Pay Gap: Report

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 13, 2020

    But it could be some time before pay equality is achieved. Read more

  • Article: Justin Trudeau Announces $1 Billion Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund

    Justin Trudeau Announces $1 Billion Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Catherine Caruso|March 11, 2020

    $275 million will go to research and vaccine development. Read more

  • Article: Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 10, 2020

    Conversion therapy has been found to have adverse mental health effects. Read more

  • Article: Canada Will Not Achieve Gender Equality for Another 164 Years

    Canada Will Not Achieve Gender Equality for Another 164 Years

    By Catherine Caruso|March 10, 2020

    The country is not on track to meet its 2030 Agenda. Read more

  • Article: All Birth Control Could Soon Be Free in Vancouver

    All Birth Control Could Soon Be Free in Vancouver

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 6, 2020

    Birth control pills should be as easily accessible as male contraception, the city council says. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous People in Canada Are Protesting a Gas Pipeline by Blocking Railways

    Indigenous People in Canada Are Protesting a Gas Pipeline by Blocking Railways

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 21, 2020

    The Wet'suwet'en First Nation has been fighting against the pipeline for a decade. Read more

  • Article: HIV Rates in Canada on the Rise For Fourth Consecutive Year

    HIV Rates in Canada on the Rise For Fourth Consecutive Year

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 20, 2020

    The most recent data shows that the number of new HIV cases has increased by 25.3% since 2014. Read more