More on the Census Cuts

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MaCleans: Former StatsCan head slams census decision by Tories

Macleans: Alarm on cuts to detailed census questionnaire spreads to business groups

Canadian Council on Policy Alternatives: CCPA Senior Economist calls Statistics Canada’s census decision “senseless”

Montreal Gazette: Canadians must be able to count on Statistics Canada Information allows us to make informed decisions

The Montreal Gazette: Ottawa may revamp restrictive new census rules

The Progressive Economist Forum: Statistics Canada’s Senseless Census Decision

The Montreal Gazette: Census overhaul rethought Historians, genealogists raised outcry

Winnipeg Free Press: Don’t count on long census data: Tories scrub mandatory form

The Winnipeg Free Press: Alarm on cuts to detailed census questionnaire spreads to business groups

Toronto Star: Tories eliminate compulsory long census form

Stephen Gordon: An incredibly stupid decision on the 2011 census and Why making the 2011 census long form voluntary is a bad idea.

CBC As It Happens (July 5, 2010)

CBC Metro Morning: Long Form Optional?
Matt Galloway spoke with Eric Miller, about replacing the census long form with a voluntary version. He is the director of the Cities Centre at the University of Toronto.

Social Policy in Ontario: Wrong move on census

Family History for Beginners: Family History for Beginners

Martin Prosperity Institute Blog – Harper’s Elimination of Census Long Form Hurts All Canadians

Phantom Observer: On Next Year’s Census – And Its Implications For The Harper Agenda

The Galloping Beaver: Census Lobotomy and Censlessness

Montreal Gazette: Canadians must be able to count on Statistics Canada: Information allows us to make informed decisions

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