The Conservative know this. They don't care. They wilfully ignore it - and they hope you don't know about.
“There are gender impacts when you bring construction workers into a rural area. There are social impacts because they’re mostly male construction workers. How are you adjusting and adapting to those?
“When there’s a large-scale industrial development, when there’s construction camps that are co-located, we have documented increases in the rates of sexual assault, the rates of sexualized violence, the rates of prostitution, the rates of STIs"
38% increase! Think about that. #cdnpoli
These impacts are real. They have been well documented.