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Public transit advocacy in a smaller city

January 11, 2017
| Mairi Anderson and Cam McMillan talk about the work of transit advocacy group Bus Riders of Saskatoon.
Length: 28:20 minutes (25.95 MB)
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Gates of Ale
| December 27, 2016
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Ingolfson
| December 23, 2016
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Kenny Louie
| December 21, 2016
| December 19, 2016

WATCH: No more delays. Fair TTC fares now.

People living on low income struggle to figure out how to pay for single TTC fares as well as monthly passes. This is because the earnings from low-wage (including minimum wage) jobs and money from income support programs (Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program) and seniors’ pensions continues to be below the amount people need to meet their basic needs. Fares have increased steadily (tokens cost 31 per cent over the inflation rate; Metropass 26 per cent and cash fare 14 per cent). Benefits and wages have not.


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| September 16, 2016
Talking Radical Radio

Fighting for free public transit in Canada's largest city

September 7, 2016
| Stefan Kipfer and Herman Rosenfeld talk about the work of Free Transit Toronto.
Length: 28:44 minutes (26.31 MB)
Photo: Dave Shaver/flickr
| March 31, 2016
Photo: Yutaka Seki/flickr
| March 1, 2016
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