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What will Ontario’s long-term care system look like post-pandemic?
REPORT December 5th

While the coronavirus pandemic has put a spotlight on obvious failures in long-term care in Ontario and across Canada, experts say change will require a re-imagining of the entire system in addition to ambitious reforms. Cardus's Johanna Lewis spoke with Global news, "It’s tragic that it took a pandemic for people to really start to pay attention to the problems that are happening in long-term care, but I do see a very good opportunity for change; for not just tweaks to the system, but for real, deep reform, bold reform." 

Net-Zero Goals Must Respect Canada's Oil & Gas Sector
REPORT December 3rd

Reducing carbon emissions is the right thing to do, but goals and plans must not be developed abstractly

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