All posts on May 28th, 2011

Ontario CUPE rallied May 26th for eradicating poverty!

Posted on: May 28th, 2011   No Comments

CUPE workers in Ontario rallied to let province know that poverty is unacceptable.  That precarious work creation is unacceptable.  That social service programs are underfunded.  That the rights of individual workers, those that are disabled [...]

Advocacy Hamilton, Inequity, Poverty, Social Assistance:
Serious Thinking & Real Reform

Ontario has a poverty problem. Hamilton is an intensified example of this. 18% percent of the population lives in poverty, almost 50% of them children. That is 1 In 7 children. 6.8% unemployment rate again [...]