Monthly Archives: December 2011

An Impossible Winter Wonderland

An article in last week’s Metro newspaper stated that the rate of child poverty has increased 40% since 2008. (http://www.metronews.ca/calgary/local/article/1033002–report-child-poverty-up-by-40) This means that in less time than it took for a  student to get a university degree, the number of children in poverty has increased by 10% a year.  As the snow coats the ground… Read more »