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Why are white people expats when the rest of us are immigrants?

March 10, 2015 – 4:36 pm | 1,376 views

In the lexicon of human migration there are still hierarchical words, created with the purpose of putting white people above everyone else. One of those remnants is the word “expat”.
What is an expat? And who …

Immigration to Britain has not increased unemployment or reduced wages, UK study finds

March 1, 2015 – 7:21 am | 1,508 views

Immigration to Britain has not increased unemployment or reduced wages, a major new study has concluded.
Researchers at the London School of Economics looked at the levels of immigration to each of Britain’s counties, and compared …

2015 NEIGHBOURHOOD SMALL GRANTS ARE OPEN.

February 28, 2015 – 8:59 am | 1,082 views

Neighbourhood Small Grants is Vancouver Foundation’s unique program that helps build community and strengthen connections right where people live. Have a great idea for your community? Small grants of up to $1,000 are available for …

2015 Overwaitea Food Group and UFCW Local 1518 Joint Diversity Scholarship

February 28, 2015 – 8:04 am | 1,262 views

Up to ten $1,000 scholarships are available and will be awarded to applicants who have promoted diversity awareness and acceptance in their in their community and have not previously received the Joint Diversity Scholarship. This …

Immigration: Is big money paying off?

February 28, 2015 – 7:42 am | 1,202 views

Refugee immigrants are reporting higher incomes to the Canada Revenue Agency than investor-class immigrants, according to data compiled by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC).
Furthermore, the rate of investor immigrants reporting any income whatsoever is far …