#Ontario

  • Article: 100 Canadian Business Leaders Urge the Government Not to Scrap Basic Income Project

    100 Canadian Business Leaders Urge the Government Not to Scrap Basic Income Project

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 19, 2018

    Here’s why. Read more

  • Article: Ontario Just Cancelled an Important Project To Update Indigenous Content in Schools

    Ontario Just Cancelled an Important Project To Update Indigenous Content in Schools

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 10, 2018

    New curricula were set to include teachings on the legacy of residential schools. Read more

  • Article: Ontario Minister Asks Trudeau for Help Ahead of Looming Refugee Housing Crisis

    Ontario Minister Asks Trudeau for Help Ahead of Looming Refugee Housing Crisis

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 9, 2018

    The RCMP intercepted 20,593 asylum seekers in 2017 — in comparison to 2,464 in 2016. Read more

  • Article: Ontario Is the First Province in Canada to Offer Free Legal Help to Human Trafficking Victims

    Ontario Is the First Province in Canada to Offer Free Legal Help to Human Trafficking Victims

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 14, 2018

    Free legal advice could help efforts to put an end to modern-day slavery. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Province Just Issued Its First Gender-Inclusive Passport

    This Canadian Province Just Issued Its First Gender-Inclusive Passport

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 8, 2018

    You can now apply for a document with ‘M,’ ‘F,’ ‘X,’ or no designation at all. Read more

  • Article: Ontario’s Basic Income Project Is Improving Health for Recipients

    Ontario’s Basic Income Project Is Improving Health for Recipients

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 27, 2018

    Giving money away seems to really be helping. Read more

  • Article: A Canadian Province Is Going to Give 4,000 Households Free Money

    A Canadian Province Is Going to Give 4,000 Households Free Money

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 1, 2017

    Basic income projects are gaining popularity across the world as a means to reduce poverty. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Politician Wants to Ban High Heels From Ontario Dress Codes

    This Canadian Politician Wants to Ban High Heels From Ontario Dress Codes

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Liberal MPP Cristina Martins wants the Occupational Health and Safety Act amended to protect women. Read more