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Inside the underground nanny economy, where many women of colour have few ways to fight workplace abuses and low wages, all made worse by the pandemic

The nanny industry is an unregulated “grey market” that predominantly employs women of colour who aren’t citizens. Because there’s so little oversight and so few protections, nannies have little recourse in dealing with discrimination and workplace abuses, including in some cases pay as low as $US5 an hour and racist […]
Inside the underground nanny economy, where many women of colour have few ways to fight workplace abuses and low wages, all made worse by the pandemic
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A 6-year-old was held in a mental health centre for 2 days without her mother’s consent, and her lawyer says other parents have come forward to claim the same thing happened to their children

A 6-year-old kindergartner was held in a behavioural health centre for two days without her mother’s consent. The mother’s attorney intends on taking legal action against the school. The involuntary hold was allowed under the “Baker Act,” which is designed to commit those who are a risk to themself or […]
A 6-year-old was held in a mental health centre for 2 days without her mother’s consent, and her lawyer says other parents have come forward to claim the same thing happened to their children
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Our favourite bikes and cycling gear of 2019

Hopefully this year you explored more of the world on two wheels and got out for some amazing rides. We were fortunate enough to go on a few cycling adventures of our own, chasing riders at the Tour de France and ripping around in the mud at the ChiCrossCup. In […]
Our favourite bikes and cycling gear of 2019