A new report from Global Justice Now found that the world's "top 10 corporations – a list that includes Walmart, Shell and Apple – have a combined revenue of more than the 180 ‘poorest’ countries combined in the list which include Ireland, Indonesia, Israel, Colombia, Greece, South Africa, Iraq and
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Study reveals Canada’s shameful Indigenous child poverty ratesStudy reveals Canada’s shameful Indigenous child poverty rates
Indigenous children in Canada are more than twice as likely to live in poverty than non-Indigenous children, says a study released Tuesday by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
CETA investment reforms won’t prevent corporate attacks on health and environmentCETA investment reforms won’t prevent corporate attacks on health and environment
The European Commission’s new investment protection proposals for future trade agreements, which were recently incorporated into the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), won’t prevent dangerous corporate attacks on public health and the environment.
Budget turns left but doesn’t step on the gas: think tankBudget turns left but doesn’t step on the gas: think tank
The 2016 federal budget delivered on poverty reduction, First Nations funding, but several of the Liberals' 2015 election promises were not addressed, says the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.