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Immigration status can exclude parents from childcare support

While Canada agrees to reduce child care costs, immigrants with precarious status will likely continue being excluded. The post Immigration status can exclude parents from childcare support appeared first on New Canadian Media .

Quebec court refuses to intervene for Indian students in limbo

The law firm appointed to represent the students is working to get refunds for those who won't be coming to Canada, among other solutions. The post Quebec court refuses to intervene for Indian students in limbo appeared first on New Canadian Media .

Canada’s asylum system is outdated, say authors of “Flight and Freedom”

Years after the publication of their book, Sen. Ratna Omidvar and Dana Wagner raise issues on Canada's asylum system that are still relevant.

Vaccine hesitancy among immigrants increases risk of health disparities

Migrants rights organization combats vaccine hesitancy by advocating for all migrants regardless of status. The post Vaccine hesitancy among immigrants increases risk of health disparities appeared first on New Canadian Media .

Brampton bowling to be Canada’s cricket capital

Concerns about the cost and profits from a planned cricket stadium prevent building plans from moving forward, despite support from a roster of politicians.

“Major discovery” by new immigrant could impact cancer, muscle dystrophy treatments

Debasmita Bhattacharya leads groundbreaking research on muscle stem cells that could lead to new understanding of hard-to-treat ailments.

Play digs into tediousness of Canadian immigration process

The play pokes fun at the inefficiency of the Canadian immigration system, which has contributed to a backlog of over 2 million applications. The post Play digs into tediousness of Canadian immigration process appeared first on New Canadian Media .

‘My Two Voices’ is a poetic reflection on immigrant identity

The film's director purposefully avoids the subjects’ faces in order to keep viewers' attention on their tone and memories of past experiences.

“He built bridges with his passion for helping others”

Ugandan Asians mourn the passing of a community titan, as they prepare to mark the 50th anniversary of their arrival in Canada. The post “He built bridges with his passion for helping others” appeared first on New Canadian Media .

Working at a homeless shelter has made Delgado a better person

Despite the difficulties of working at a Toronto shelter, Victor Delgado finds strength in the hardships he has witnessed. The post Working at a homeless shelter has made Delgado a better person appeared first on New Canadian Media .