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Q&A: Why a Mohawk community established its own legal system—the first of its kind in the country

Instead of following the standard of giving a punishment due to a crime, the Mohawk community of Akwesasne is finding ways to rehabilitate their members and create a stronger community.

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February 15, 2017

Tear the house down

This writer looks at the current state of co-op housing in Canada and calls for reform.

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January 07, 2015

What would happen if housing were enshrined in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms?

This is one activist's inside account of the radical new fight to end homelessness.

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August 26, 2014

How Ontario's failed police accountability system lets our authorities get away with systemic abuse of society's most vulnerable populations

In 2010, of 4,000 complaints OIPRD received, 2,000 were dismissed outright, 26 of those were deemed serious, and only one of those led to a non-criminal internal police disciplinary hearing.

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March 20, 2014