Poor Housing: A Silent Crisis

Poor Housing: A Silent Crisis is a compilation of essays edited by Josh Brandon and Jim Silver, co-published by Fernwood Publishing and CCPA Manitoba. It was launched at McNally Robinson on October 21 and a community symposium on October 22 at WestEnd Commons....

The Impact of the Harper Government’s ‘Tough on Crime’ Strategy

Crime rates in Canada have been steadily drop­ping for over a decade, while prison populations have been increasing in recent years. Commenta­tors have attributed this disconnection between falling crime rates and increasing incarceration numbers to the Harper...