How do social policies affect family life? This post defines social policy and then examines the 1969 Divorce Act, Maternity and Paternity Acts, the Civil Partnership Act and Child Benefit policies. 1,185 more words
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U.S. companies are generally behind the times when it comes to giving parents an appropriate amount of time off to raise a newborn. This is especially true when it comes to paternity leave (we’re looking at you… 170 more words
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The vote buying, which is the Stephen Harper government,, is a slap in the face to all Canadian citizens.
Harper and his gang believe in the Bread and Circuses theme…keep the people well fed and entertained and they won’t pay any attention to what is really happening. 157 more words
OTTAWA – All but overlooked in the past week of troubling economic news was federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver’s unexpected nod to government stimulus spending. 867 more words