When Lucy DeCoutere decided to share her own story of alleged abuse by Jian Ghomeshi, she expected it would be greeted with backlash. But she has received a lot of support, including the Twitter hashtag #IBelieveLucy.
A video attracting a lot of attention online proves that multiculturalism packs a punch in Canada, when the filmmaker’s "social experiment" demonstrates how some Canadians will leap to the defence of a Muslim person singled out for abuse, even in the wake of recent attacks by self-radicalized Islamists.
The federal government has introduced a new income-splitting benefit for couples with children under the age of 18 as part of a series of proposed new tax measures designed to appeal to young families.
The measures for income-splitting allow spouses in different tax brackets to file a joint tax return and transfer money to each other so that they both fall into a middle bracket.” But what is the middle bracket?