Harper's attack on the census: bad news for the poor. By Linda McQuaig on rabble.ca

Article from rabble.ca about the ramification on poor people of the conservative government's getting rid of the long census form:

Sam Boshra, a former analyst for Statistics Canada, puts it this way: "If this results in the poor and unemployed being undercounted, the government could justify reallocating resources away from programs targeting these disadvantaged groups."