Canadians oppose abortion requirement for summer job grants, poll finds
New Haven, Conn., May 10, 2018 / 02:49 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A recent survey indicates that a majority of Canadians disapprove of a new provision in the Canada Summer Job Grants program which requires organizations to support the government’s pro-choice view to receive public funding.
The CSJ grant helps fund summer programs overseen by small businesses, non-profit organizations, and faith-based employers. To date, the program has funded an estimated 70,000 summer jobs for students in college or secondary school.
Under new requirements, announced earlier this year, organizations must check a box professing their alignment with Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms, case