The attempted introduction of criminalizing provisions to the Canada Emergency Response Benefit has been met with criticism on social media and by opposition political parties.
Posts published in “Covid-19 News”
The emergence of the 2019 Coronavirus disease and subsequent pandemic has thrown the world on its head. Stay-at-home orders are the new norms as countries around the world experience unemployment levels not seen since the Great Depression. In the COVID-19 section, Nouvelle covers developments in stories about the virus and how humanity fights to overcome it.
Loblaws intends to end its hero pay increases for essential workers. This comes as the company recorded record first quarter-profits. We dive deep to understand the history of this hero pay and why its wrong to cut it now.
President Pierre Nkurunziza has died of a "sudden heart attack" following reports that he and his wife had contracted the Coronavirus. We dive deep to understand Burundi's democratic backsliding and lack of response to COVID-19 which may have led to his death.
Canadians have a tendency to overlook the extremism of our own social movements by comparing them to our American neighbours. Anti-lockdown protests have served as fertile terrain for collaboration between far-right groups. We outline key instigators and the timeline of collaboration between these movements.
Trudeau, Trump, tête-à-tête talking transmission. You might wonder, "words are pretty and nice, but do they really matter during a pandemic?" When it comes to how we as a society respond to a crisis, language and rhetoric play a key role.