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By admin2 on Friday, February 24, 2017

African migrants who have passed through South and Central America are in limbo at the Mexican border, fearful of travelling through the US.

By admin2 on Friday, February 24, 2017

Children under the care of a parent who was detained become 'legally invisible'

By admin2 on Friday, February 24, 2017

The streams of people crossing snow-laden fields, risking loss of fingers and life in the cold, have prompted a lively discussion about what to do about migrants circumventing our ports of entries at land borders.

By admin2 on Friday, February 24, 2017
A group of children held welcome signs as a crowd erupted in cheers at Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport on Wednesday as a Yazidi family came down the escalator getting the first glimpse of their new home and community. 
By admin2 on Friday, February 24, 2017

Ontario is continuing to help businesses attract the talented people they need to compete globally by accepting more skilled newcomers than ever before through its successful Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program.

By admin2 on Friday, February 24, 2017
Toronto City Council passed the 2017 City budget on February 15. Despite calls from community members to "have a heart and stop the cuts", the final budget included some troubling services cuts affecting vulnerable communities. While filling in budget gaps to maintain many critical services, the 2017 City budget failed to take substantive action to advance poverty reduction goals in Toronto.
By admin2 on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Toronto police say they are investigating not only an anti-Muslim rally that took place on the doorstep of a downtown mosque a week ago, but allegations of hate speech inside the mosque as well.

By admin2 on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Ontario MPPs will vote on Thursday on a motion that asks them to condemn all forms of Islamophobia. .Amira Elghawaby, spokesperson for the National Council of Canadian Muslims, defines Islamophobia as the irrational fear or hatred of Muslims that leads to discrimination or acts of harassment or violence.

By admin2 on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Toronto homeless shelters are helping increasing numbers of refugees, prompting calls for more support from health-care workers and the mayor.

By admin2 on Thursday, February 23, 2017

We can't stop refugees from crossing the border.  We can show courage by helping them and heading off a U.S.-style nativist backlash.