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COVID-19 Pandemic in Brampton: Week 10 Perspective

The pandemic response so far has glaringly exposed facets of our lives that we take for granted. Many of the measures that have been put in place will likely persist until public health officials deem otherwise. Many of these experts are warning that a vaccine may take a long time to develop and we may be living with this virus for the foreseeable future. How have we fared?

Mississauga Mayor Crombie rebukes 17% property tax increase

The property tax is one of the most inefficient taxes there is. It is essentially an income tax because no matter how much your house is worth, you don’t realize that value until you sell it. Cities essentially tax your income.

Abandoning Society’s Most Vulnerable: Competing Rights and COVID-19

As society settles into an emergency measures state during the COVID-19 pandemic, survival of the fittest peaks its ugly head. Not only...

Peel Region COVID-19 response prompts panic

COVID-19 has triggered the biggest public health crisis in modern history and our government bureaucracies in Peel Region appear to be shutting...
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#TimesUpBrampton Sexual Assault Reporting Event on Dec 11th

Hope 24/7 is running Canada's first anonymously reporting event for sexual assault survivors on Dec 11th.
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Brown Teases About “Significant Game Changer” for City

The mayor teased saying that “the biggest fish that we've been working on you're going to hear about later... those were pitched meetings that we've had in the last six months.” An announcement is expected in the new year in what the Mayor believes to be a “significant game changer for the City.”

Liberals Aid Families with Canada Child Benefit Increases

Three years ago, the Government of Canada launched the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) to aid low and middle-income families with the high...
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Flipping the Switch on Transit In Brampton

Honourable Minister Catherine McKenna (Environment and Climate Change) was in town at Brampton Transit’s Sandalwood Facility Monday morning (July 29th, 2019) to...

Opinion: Trust the Food Guide, Not Andrew Scheer

As a healthcare professional for 18 years before I got into politics, I worked very closely with patients who were suffering from...

End Brampton’s hallway healthcare crisis now

The sad reality of politics and governance is that attention is given to those who raise their voices above others. Occasionally, when there is...
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