It's time we stop treating vulnerable kids as pawns in a culture war.
Erika Shaker's articles
Political conversations at Thanksgiving can feel dreadful. They don’t have to.
For gender-inclusive education, not one step back
What’s behind Saskatchewan and New Brunswick’s targeting of queer and trans youth?
It’s less about choice, and more about privilege, privatization, populism, and patriarchy
We’re not expecting many bells and whistles in this federal budget. It doesn’t need to be that way.
For the unlucky children born on the lower rungs of Canada's ladder of inequality, accessing quality education is hard. It doesn't need to be this way.
I’ve often said that the work we do at CCPA fills me with both gratitude and pride. I still refer to this job as work I “get” to do, because I fundamentally believe that it is a privilege.
Parliament has returned from its summer break. We’re expecting a packed—and heated— agenda.
Student debt forgiveness has sparked hope in the U.S. Canada should pay attention.
Erika Shaker, in conversation with Anne Plourde, researcher at l’Institut de Recherche et d’Informations Socioéconomiques (IRIS)
What the new agreement gets right—and where there's room to go bolder