Articles by Ryan Poirier


Hiding the Holy Grail: Manitoba’s Provincial Government Risks Reducing Access to Justice for the Most Vulnerable

On April 19, 2018, representatives from Winnipeg Harvest, the Social Planning Council of Winnipeg, the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association, and Make Poverty History Manitoba patiently listen to discussion inside the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. The…


Requiring the Respect of Reproductive Rights to Receive Federal Funding Appears Constitutional, Despite Political Pandering

Recent changes to the requirements for applicants to receive federal funding under the Canada Summer Jobs program received heavy criticism from Ted Falk, Progressive Conservative Member of Parliament for the Manitoba riding of Provencher. The…