ISAC's Media & Policy News: 10 February 2016

Posted
February 10, 2016

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Top stories:

Art Eggleton on three ways to end poverty in Canada – education, basic income, and tax reform:
https://www.thestar.com/opinion/commentary/2015/01/05/three_ways_to_end_poverty_in_canada.html

Most Syrian refugees coming to Canada will live below the poverty line:
https://news.vice.com/article/most-syrian-refugees-coming-to-canada-will-live-below-the-poverty-line

Solutions to the housing crisis may be found in an alliance between people who are homeless and newly-arrived refugees:
http://thevolcano.org/2016/02/04/solutions-to-the-housing-crisis-may-be-found-in-alliance-between-homeless-and-refugees/

Star editorial: Ombudsman should investigate workers’ complaints:
https://www.thestar.com/opinion/editorials/2016/01/31/investigate-workers-complaints-editorial.html

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