Watch the downtown east side community take on the forces of gentrification in this hilarious video!
I Live Here is a rich collection of personal stories gathered from four distinct areas of the world in which the conditions faced by women and children are particularly devastating.
How the world changes when you leave the borders of North America! Watching Obama from Canada and then from Pakistan is quite surreal!
Mar 1, 2009
OISE (Main Auditorium)
252 Bloor Street West (St. George Subway Station)Toronto , ON
The Power of People: Community Responses to Capitalism in Crisis Public Meeting and Meal: Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead.
Mar 3, 2009
Intercontinental Hotel Yorkville
220 Bloor Street West (closest subway: St. George station)Toronto , ON
Canada43° 40' 5.5632" N, 79° 23' 47.0148" W
Toronto Green Community speaker series: "Environmental Justice and Racism in Canada"
Somehow, we came to believe that Canada could enjoy the same high standard of living –- with public services the envy of many nations –- without having to pay full price for them.
In the United States, shoppers are coming to terms with a new reality at the grocery store.
Feb 24, 2009
Bulman Centre, University of Winnipeg
515 Portage AvenueWinnipeg , MB
Canada49° 53' 24.3888" N, 97° 9' 12.0888" W
Is there an alternative to capitalism? - An open discussion.
Organizers of last Sunday's event are determined to embarrass governments into funding housing and raising welfare rates.
Poverty activists will rally in Finance Minister Jim Flaherty's Ontario riding of Whitby-Ajax Jan. 17 at 2 p.m. demanding provisions to tackle poverty are included in the next budget.