Policy Fix

Policy Fix delivers progressive analysis and commentary relevant to the issues of importance to Manitobans, with a particular emphasis on poverty and labour. Contributors include staff and research associates from the Manitoba Office of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

Latest posts from the Manitoba Office blog:

Time to flush P3 process for waste plant

by policyfix on June 21, 2021 By Saku Pinta First published in the Winnipeg Free Press Friday June 18, 2021 When the province of Manitoba ordered the City of Winnipeg to undertake a market...

Ageism, sexism combine to hamper elder care

by policyfix on June 16, 2021 By Laura Funk and Brianne Goertzen, Previously published in the Winnipeg Free Press June 15, 2021  For over a year now, Manitobans, like all Canadians, have...

Supervised Consumption Site…

by policyfix on June 7, 2021 CCPA Manitoba Presentation to Standing Policy Committee on Protection, Community Services and Parks in support of the tabling of the Supervised Consumption Site in Winnipeg...

Bill 64 Smashing K-12 education eggs

by policyfix on May 27, 2021 By John Wiens Previously published in the Winnipeg Free Press May 25, 2021 “You can’t break eggs without making an omelette —That’s what they tell the eggs,...

Regulator’s failure puts water at risk

by policyfix on May 20, 2021 First published in the Winnipeg Free Press May 19, 2021 By Don Sullivan CanWhite Sands Corporation (CWS) has not yet received an environment licence from the Province of...