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DTES residents dying at eight times the national average

September 20, 2015
| A UBC study following residents of single-room occupancy hotels over four years found that the risk of dying from chronic health conditions was surprisingly high, especially for mental health issues.
Length: 14:43 minutes (13.48 MB)
| September 14, 2015
| July 31, 2015

What's next in housing? Getting ready for the 2015 election

Toronto's housing crisis is well documented: the skyrocketing and prohibitive cost of rent, the lack of funding for repairs to community housing structures, and the growing wait list for affordable housing are just a few of the issues that have received media attention in the past year.


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| June 22, 2015

Systemic racism: Is that a thing?

May 21, 2015
| The racial justice organization Race Forward and hip-hop DJ Jay Smooth teamed up to create a series of short monologues on systemic racism. The videos they produced have gone viral.
Length: 13:38 minutes (12.49 MB)
| April 24, 2015

KW Solidarity Network takes on Revel Development over reno-viction compensation

April 6, 2015
| An interview with Holli-Lynne of the KW Solidarity Network on the ongoing campaign against Kitchener-based housing gentrifiers and rental agents Revel Development.
Length: 22:28 minutes (30.86 MB)

Coalition draws up national plan to tackle poverty in Canada

March 1, 2015
| Canada is one of the wealthiest countries in the world yet millions of Canadians live in poverty. Dignity for All has just published a anti-poverty plan to get this issue on the national agenda.
Length: 11:38 minutes (10.66 MB)
| February 19, 2015
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