Tag Archives: Canada Summer Jobs

Canada Summer Jobs 2020 – Applications Open!

This entry is part 26 of 26 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

The 2020 Canada Summer Jobs application is open! You have until February 24, 2020 to submit your application. No doubt you’re asking, “what is the attestation this year?” and “can we in good conscience apply?” As with past CSJ applications, we fully recognize that charity leaders must make up their… More

BREAKING NEWS on Canada Summer Jobs

This entry is part 22 of 26 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

December 6 Update The initial news report appears to have been taken down.  However, here is another story link. Original post:   A news report was published today stating that the government has changed the wording of the Canada Summer Jobs application form so that “pro-abortion beliefs to funding eligibility is being dropped.” However,… More

Canada Summer Job Program Heats Up in Time For Summer

This entry is part 20 of 26 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Sunscreen and splash toys, bug spray and BBQs remind us that summertime is fast approaching. But for some, the rising temperatures are part of a controversy that, for good reason, simply won’t melt away. The Canada Summer Jobs issue shows no signs of cooling down. It continues to garner press… More

Defining Moments

What matters more: personal conviction, or the praise of others? From my latest op-ed, Defining Moments: There are defining moments in everyone’s life. Often, those turning points are intensely personal and private. Sometimes, however, we are privileged to witness the uncompromising conviction of individuals who boldly take a public stand to defend what’s… More

Bussey Op-Ed: Keep your money. Our religious conscience is worth far more.

This entry is part 17 of 26 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Here is an excerpt of Barry’s recent National Post Op-Ed: Three young prisoners of war stood defiantly in the desert. They knew the consequences: they could literally feel the heat already. But when the music played, they refused to kneel. Their faith was even more precious than the golden statue… More

Canada Summer Jobs Motion is Defeated But The Issue Remains Very Much Alive

This entry is part 16 of 26 in the series Canada Summer Jobs.

Far from being a “kerfuffle,” the opposition from faith-based and other groups to the Canada Summer Jobs has become a real headache for the Government of Canada. On March 19, 2018, the government was required to vote on the Opposition’s motion to allow all applicants to apply without having to… More