Jose R. Lopez

The Canadian system, also called Medicare, guarantees coverage to every resident north of the U.S. border. Read more

Health and Social Policy

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Today on TAP: A minority perspective on education Read more


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The ‘safe third country’ agreement between the U.S. and Canada is on trial in Canada’s federal court. New Democratic Party MP Jenny Kwan says the agreement, which makes it harder to apply for asylum, is immoral. Read more

America and the World

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Marcia Brown

Arguments began Monday on Canada’s ‘safe third country’ agreement with the U.S., but protesters and plaintiffs argue that the agreement should be immediately suspended. Read more

America and the World

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in deep trouble long before the blackface scandal erupted. His Liberal Party’s prospects have not improved. But the Conservative Party isn’t doing much better. Read more

America and the World


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Google partner Sidewalk Labs wants to remake the Toronto waterfront as a privately run digital development. It may really be a digital dystopia. Read more

Energy and the Environment


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Canada’s safe third country agreement with the United States has become a flashpoint in upcoming national elections. Read more

America and the World


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More important than whether a NAFTA deal can be reached with Canada is whether the terms of any new deal will stop NAFTA's ongoing damage. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Canada has its problems, to be sure, but one of them is not U.S.-style inequality. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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Democrats who have started a discussion about improving retirement security in the U.S. would do well to take a page out of Canada’s book. Read more

Economic Policy