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International Women’s Day

On 8th March 2019 it is International Women’s Day A time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate. In 2015, Richard McGowan of Emmanuel International Canada and Phil Tanner of CCFC met to discuss ways they could offer aid to mothers enduring appalling conditions in the developing

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The Christian Right’s influence on Canadian politics

Election time must be soon - CBC is wanting to tell us how horrible Christians are. Remember their attack on Stockwell Day in 2000? The academics, the legal profession and the media (ALM) - can't believe Christians are still in Canada in 2019. Or, at least Christians who still believe

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Protecting the vulnerable

In challenging economic times, many governments are either eliminating or considering the removal of the tax credit for charitable donations. Several countries such as Austria, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Sweden and Switzerland have removed the tax benefit.  In Canada, removing the tax credit would translate to more than $6 billion being available

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Still haunted by Trudeau

Article originally published Nov 10, 2009 Pierre Trudeau still haunts us. The publication of historian John English's sweeping biography of former Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Just Watch Me, is the second volume of English's definitive look at the life of a prime minister whose influence and legacy continue to dwarf the

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