In a superbly ill-timed, ill-advised recommendation to young, unemployed Canadians, Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz has told them to "Get some real-life experience even if it's for free."
Like moral panics that have framed particular groups as the new internal enemy, youth both idealist and alienated now fit the focus of terror suspect, especially if they are Muslim and plan to travel.
Mo3, as friends knew him -- Mohamud Mohamed Mohamud -- from Hamilton and long before that Somalia, died this week in Syria, possibly fighting for ISIS. He was 20.
The Swan Song
Dr. Michael Markwick discusses how insufficient clinical services funding for youth has impacted youth suicide rates.
Groundswell offers youth an alternative to mainstream business education that aims to build a network of enterprises that cooperate rather than compete.
Jeannine M. Pitas
Palisades Media Arts Academy was a resource for youth in Toronto's Jane and Finch community. Then funding ran out. Now youth in the community are raising money to reopen the centre.
Unions must begin to reflect the workforce they're looking to organize, and young people and unions must come together to find ways for a new organizing model that is successful.
Crime and the young. It's complicated, far more so than any tough-on-crime Tory politician could -- or would probably want to -- capture.
When it comes to Canada's youth, the question isn't whether our kids are apathetic and disengaged; it's how did the boomers get so apathetic that we do not fight for our children.
Mar 28, 2014 to Mar 31, 2014
Dalhousie University, Olympic Centre Halifax , NS
Canada44° 38' 55.9068" N, 63° 34' 31.152" W
Nova Scotia CA
This month, 500 youth will be joining together for PowerShift Atlantic, the largest climate justice gathering ever seen in the Atlantic provinces.