- Putting the public back into justice
Election campaigns bring out the best in citizen engagement. I’ve got friends, family and colleagues who are working hard to organize debates, talk to their candidates, share information and highlight issues they feel are important. Some of them a ...
Blog entry - Chandra - 01/02/2013 - 09:48 - 2 comments
- CPJ's contribution to public life
CPJ's uniqueness is characterized by its ability to play a vital role in the debate around the fundamental direction of our society. Our contribution includes not simply developing and promoting policy alternatives, but more specifically doing so in the ...
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- CPJ in Ottawa: Making Public Justice Front and Centre
"I see CPJ’s role as bringing a very strong justice perspective to policy discussion, engaging seriously with government debates, and presenting doable policy alternatives." This was the unsolicited comment from a government offi ...
Story - Harry - 12/21/2012 - 09:26 - 0 comments
- Guidelines for Christian political service and Charter of social rights and responsibilities
God's intention for us is that we live in love and justice with our sisters and brothers all over the world, and in harmony and stewardship with creation, worshipping our God and celebrating our redemption through Jesus Christ. Yet when we try to live ...
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- 2011: Looking Forward with Anticipation
Earlier in January, we reflected on the year gone by. Major moments in the life of Citizens for Public Justice, our successes and advances, and the challenges that we face as a society, and as a Christian community. Looking forward we see many oppor ...
Story - Karri - 11/21/2012 - 12:03 - 0 comments
- Election 2011: The Way Forward
Heading into Election 2011, nobody could have predicted the vastly different political landscape that Canadians would wake to on Tuesday morning. Some were jubilant and others deflated. There was the historic rise of the NDP and the election of the firs ...
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- Refugees and their advocates score a point
A round of applause for the federal government, please. Some of the recently proposed reforms to the Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) for refugees have been withdrawn. Before June 30th, the IFHP provided all refugees with basics like prescr ...
Blog entry - Melodi - 07/04/2012 - 16:38 - 0 comments
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