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Explore the latest news & resources about the Squeeze, and what we’re doing to squeeze back.
In this commentary published in the Canadian Journal of Public Health, we argue governments should be containing medical care spending, and investing more in the social determinants of health.
After four hours of debate at Vancouver city hall, council voted to implement a one per cent tax on homes in an effort to return much needed housing stock to the market.
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We launched our CODE RED campaign along with this report, which shows how much housing affordability has deteriorated in Metro Vancouver since the 70's. It ends with 10 propositions for rethinking housing policy so that other regions can avoid the same fate.
Let's be real, groceries are expensive. So you gotta do what you gotta do.
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He never thought it would come to this.
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Enjoy the freedom of this eight-wheeled transportation solution.
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Relax, this bird's got your back. Say it, "parrots"... sounds like "parents", right? Exactly.
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Can't afford kids? Don't worry, there's an app for that! Introducing... BabyShare!
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Canadian governments don't invest equally in people of different ages. We call this difference in social spending the "age gap". In this report, we show how big the federal age gap was in advance of the 2015 election.
This paper documents a method to measure how Canadian social spending breaks down by age. This kind of analysis is crucial in assessing Canada's progress towards generational equity.
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