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| March 11, 2016

Rise up! International Women's Day Toronto march

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On Saturday March 5, thousands of people took to the streets of Toronto for the International Women's Day 2016 Rally, Fair and March.

The march was part of a global day on March 8 celebrating the achievements of women and this year's Toronto event named "All Women Rise Up" focused on three principles: No to violence and hate: Rise to reconciliation now; No to racism and Islamophobia: Black Lives Matter; and no to poverty: Justice on the job.



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2.3 million people in Ontario cannot afford dental care

Each year there are about 59,000 visits to Ontario’s hospital Emergency Departments and 218,000 visits to doctors for dental pain and infection. But people can’t get treatment there, only painkillers. This costs our healthcare system at least $37 million/year, an expensive band- aid solution. This is not right.

The Liberal government has promised to provide the right health care at the right time in the right place. However, Ontarians have been waiting for 10 years for increased public dental coverage.  Demand that the government extend public dental programs to cover low income adults and seniors.


| February 23, 2016
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Queers against gentrification

February 3, 2016
| Helen Lenskyj and Liisa Schofield talk about the group Queer Trans Community Defence and the struggle against gentrification in Toronto.
Length: 28:32 minutes (26.12 MB)
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| September 21, 2015

Bill Sparks on social justice, innovation and social change

April 26, 2015
| Bill talks about social justice, innovation and change. Hear what he has to say about perseverance, measuring the little things and structural violence and why he believes money can be dangerous.
Length: 46:34 minutes (53.3 MB)

"It's A Matter of Social Justice": An Alliance Against Poverty in Waterloo Region

March 7, 2015
| As CKMS's 2015 Homelessness Radio Marathon Contribution, we organized a roundtable with members of KW-based Alliance Against Poverty, a grassroots community organization.
Length: 29:59 minutes (41.18 MB)
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