Special Focus


Charities have been described as “our society’s shock absorbers when crisis hits.” The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a tremendous strain on Canadian businesses, households, and… Read More


How can lottery and gaming in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, and the Atlantic provinces work for, not against, low income households?… Read More

Social Isolation and Loneliness

Social isolation was a major problem before COVID-19. But in the context of a pandemic it’s even more important. Loneliness was and is a… Read More

Our Research

The Colour of the Soil
by Gracy Olmstead
COMMENT October 8th
Is Europe Christian?
by Jared Michelson
COMMENT October 1st
For Whom the Polls Toll
by Don Hutchinson
CONVIVIUM October 26th
Deeper Still
by Doris Fleck
COMMENT October 15th