Friday, 25 July 2014
The Canada Revenue Agency has told a well-known charity that it can no longer try to prevent poverty around the world if it wants to keep its charitable status for tax purposes. It can only alleviate poverty — because preventing poverty might benefit people who are not already poor.
Newly released public opinion research suggests Canadians think it's safer to transport oil through pipelines than by ships or trains. The Ipsos-Reid study for Natural Resources Canada also found Canadians aren't confident the government can respond effectively to a spill.