Racialized and Indigenous workers are bearing the brunt of pandemic job loss

The pandemic’s tightening grip and government efforts to strengthen public health measures are impacting employment in Canada: we lost 63,000 jobs between November and December 2020. And with additional necessary public health measures this winter, we can expect even more job losses—especially among Black, Indigenous and other racialized workers who…
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Ontario fall update: Multi-year plan to squeeze public services continues

Government revenues are rising and the provincial deficit is melting away, but Ontario’s Finance Minister is sticking to his multi-year plan for significant cuts to public services. That‘s the key takeaway from this year’s Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review, released by Minister Rod Phillips today. Today’s update provided further evidence…
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