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It's time to tear down the "welfare wall" for persons with disabilities

Sherri Torjman, July 04, 2017

This commentary was published as an op ed in the Toronto Star.  It describes how persons with disabilities can end up worse off if they try to leave welfare for paid work.  They face nu

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