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What needs to be done to fix Ontario’s electricity system and economy  (And it won’t be easy) 


The Basic Income consultation merry-go-round grinds to a halt. What happens next?

 

Fix The Gap asks you to call your MPP about Bill 6 

 

February 15: Have a Heart Rally Against Budget Cuts!

 

Groundhog Day – and when it comes to Liberal promises to reduce poverty its “Deja-vu all over again”. 

 

Endorsements for Raise the Rates resolution in Ottawa, Guelph and Bracebridge


“If the 115K millionaires in Toronto paid an extra $14.50/mo. In property taxes TTC would not have to spy on poor people”


"I remember MP's staying in the house 14 hours to pass their own raise - so they can get things done when they want to"   

 

Asking us where to hold the Basic Income Pilots feels like the Hunger Games!

 

“It sure would be nice before I die to see low income people be given the means to have a decent life” Deb O’Connor 


Emergency resolution to raise the rates passes at Sudbury consultation on Basic Income as Minister Helena Jaczek apologizes for inaccessible location.


Fighting fires on the social justice front line is a little like whack-a-mole, with your arm in a sling


The Subway was Late Today


Food Banks Should not Exist, We Can do Better Than This


Small but important victories achieved by anti-poverty groups in the last month.

Emergency Resolution to raise the rates is endorsed at Scarborough Basic Income Consultation 


“Minister told to raise welfare rates instead of consulting” at Hamilton’s Basic Income Pilot Consultation


Why Wait?  Raise the Rates! And a Band-Aid Backlash

Call out for Pop-Up Public Meeting Monday Nov. 14 (12 noon) against Trudeau/Wynne Privatization of Public Assets

 

Bursting at the Seams:  Gala Screening and Premier


Toronto Star Editorial agrees Basic Income Pilot can be excuse to delay action on rates

 

Heat or Eat?  Winter is Coming.  It's an Emergency!

 

The bus from Coe Hill to Bancroft runs once every two weeks.

 

Breaking News! ‘Gnome’ Chomsky will speak Saturday in Bancroft at Fix Hydro/Put Food in the Budget Rally

 

Will a monthly hydro subsidy of $45 put food in the budget of people in North Hastings community?

 

Why Wait?  Raise the Rates!

 

Put Food in the Budget will travel to North Hastings County Sept 22 to 24.

 

Poverty has drastic impact on health, especially in rural Ontario

 

Demand that Premier Wynne put food in the budget as she travels in northern Ontario this week

 

Toronto Star readers offer to help Peggy Mills

 

Pensioner in rural community left in dark after Hydro pulls plug. 

 

You won’t believe the nerve of Davenport Liberal MPP Cristina Martins 

 

This is just ‘public consultation theatre, all show and no substance'  

 

“We want to be really realistic” or Planning to Fail

 

Winners and Losers 

 

Stop the Consultation Merry-Go-Round

 

Let's Get Critical

 

In Memoriam

 

Basic Income is a Phrase that can Mean Many Things.

 

Pauline Bryant presents Kathleen Wynne with Food Bank Report.

 

Rhonda Barron on the 'BIG' conversation'


Pauline Bryant calls out Premier Kathleen Wynne  

 

100 people registered for PFIB Annual Campaign Meeting



Elaine Power (Kingston Action Group for Basic Income) to speak May 12 


Promise, Perils, Politics of Basic Income

Front Line Worker Solidarity - Solidarity Blog - tell us your story here.

 

May 12 PFIB discusses Basic Income – Promises, Perils and Politics

 

Pauline ‘pushes’ Kathleen Wynne to put food in the budget on the eve of IWD. 

 

 Families Who Need Food Depend on Charity (Editorial)

 

“Show us the money” – Stop the Poverty Reduction Charades

 

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  • commented 2016-08-13 20:12:32 -0400
    Canada is starving.

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