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The value of the marriage bond in times of crisis
REPORT May 31st

Headlines warn that Canadian family courts will be overwhelmed with couples seeking post-COVID-19 divorces. But Canadian marriages won’t just survive the COVID-19 crisis, writes Acting Director of Cardus Family, Peter Jon Mitchell in Calgary's Business. They’ll thrive.

The Canadian Marriage Map
REPORT May 27th

A compilation of data on marriage

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