Equity, Economic Recovery, and COVID-19

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

COVID-19 has disproportionately affected low-income neighbourhoods and essential workers. Vulnerable neighbourhoods are densely populated, are comprised of crowded housing arrangements, and bursting bus routes. Essential work is not the type of job that allows for telecommuting, and many workers are disproportionately Black, Indigenous and people of colour. How does this reality affect the collective economic recovery so that it's equal for all?
Episode:
How Can Canada Defeat COVID-19?
Aired:
Feb 25, 2021
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