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‘Sucking It Up’ Can Be Devastating For Immigrants’ Mental Health

February 1, 2019

By Huffington Post | “Racism is an underlying current that doesn’t get its fair share of attention in the Canadian context.”...

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Feds to offer $114M in new money to provinces, cities for asylum seeker housing

January 31, 2019

By CTV News | The federal Liberals plan to spend an extra $114.7 million to help pay for temporary housing for asylum seekers — a sum Ontario’s government criticized as being hundreds of millions short of what is needed....

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Revamped reunification process leaves families heartbroken

January 31, 2019

By CBC News | Family sponsorship site launched Monday abruptly closed after just 11 minutes...

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Lunar New Year 2019: Where to celebrate in Metro Vancouver

January 30, 2019

By Vancouver Sun Lunar New Year is upon us! The celebration marks the beginning of a new year according to the Chinese calendar. This year, the date falls on Feb. 5, 2019, heralding the Year of the Pig....

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Symbolic food a key ingredient in lunar new year celebrations

January 30, 2019

By Vancouver Sun Each piece of food has a metaphorical meaning of the positive attributes of health, wealth and happiness....

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International students more vulnerable to sexual assault, immigrant services group says

January 29, 2019

By CBC News | A Vancouver immigrant services organization wants to improve sexual assault support for international students....

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