Commentary

The following commentaries offer a quick overview of a variety of current issues. Many summarize research findings published in longer research reports and studies.

CCPA commentaries appear frequently in newspapers across Canada. If you are an editor and would like to receive these regularly by email, please contact us.

Open letter to the Honourable Tony Clement, Ministry of Industry and Minister Responsible for Statistics Canada and Munir Sheikh, Chief Statistician, Statistics Canada

by Armine Yalnizyan
July 2, 2010 | National Office
by Brigette DePape
June 24, 2010 | Manitoba Office

The Aftershocks of Global Financial Crisis

by Bruce Campbell
June 24, 2010 | National Office
by Simon Enoch
June 23, 2010 | Saskatchewan Office
by Marvin Shaffer
June 22, 2010 | BC Office

New income data suggests troubling poverty trends are unfolding in Canada

by Armine Yalnizyan
June 21, 2010 | National Office
by Armine Yalnizyan
June 21, 2010 | National Office

A bumpy but necessary road to justice

by Shauna MacKinnon
June 17, 2010 | Manitoba Office

The long hard climb back to economic justice

by Shauna MacKinnon
June 9, 2010 | Manitoba Office
by Ellen Russell
June 3, 2010 | National Office