Imagine living in a garage, the size of two cars, with 25 other people. Imagine having to do that and also to share three washrooms. It’s an example of the modern slavery atmosphere in some rural Ontario farms that never gets talked about, according to Chris Ramsaroop, an activist with Justicia for Migrant Workers.
Additional quarantine officers equipped with medical devices, including temperature monitors, will now help to screen those travelling to Canada from Ebola-affected regions at six Canadian airports including Toronto Pearson International Airport Public Health Agency Canada (PHAC) made the announcement Wednesday in statement on their website. The Agency also reminds Canadians and travellers to Canada of […]
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) released a statement today announcing a seizure of 14kg of a substance, suspected to be cocaine, at Toronto Perason International Airport. The investigation took place on Sept. 25 after officers officers noticed “anomalies with one of the bags” that arrived on a flight from Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. Upon further inspection, […]
Shirley Plestid is an avid gardener with some global plans for garden here at home. “I am going to Holland in May and I love their tulips,” she said. But bringing flowers into Canada isn’t as simple as packing some in checked luggage.