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Advocates on homelessness hold a banner outside the mayor's office in Toronto.
Cathy Crowe | Despite decades of research showing homelessness is bad for your health, the gap between research and action has only widened.
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Scott Neigh | Monika Dutt and Jared Knoll talk about the work of Upstream to address the social injustices that are the root cause of so much ill-health.
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Dennis Raphael - Income Inequality, The Working Poor and Social Change
Face2Face | Dennis talks about the social determinants of health, the working poor, poverty in Canada, influence, corporate power, income inequality and the power of unions and how they're all connected.
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Cathy Crowe | In her Honourary Doctor Of Law address to UofWindsor nursing and kinetics grads Cathy implored them to care about social welfare hotspots and vote for housing.
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Redeye Collective | Doctors at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto have been trying out a new approach to help their neediest patients. Dr. Andrew Pinto explains what it means to prescribe income for patients.
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Cathy Crowe | The Upstream Downstream parable guided Cathy Crowe in her work as a street nurse. She shares a simple formula for how to act on social justice issues such as homelessness that goes beyond charity.
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Scott Neigh | Martha Roberts talks about the Alliance for People's Health, a collective of health workers and organizers committed to radicalizing analyses of health and to the struggle for health for all.
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rabble staff | Upstream is a Canadian movement to create a healthy society through evidence-based, people-centred ideas.
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rabble staff | Sir Michael Marmot delivers a keynote address on 'Fair society, healthy lives' to the annual general council meeting of the Canadian Medical Association in Yellowknife.
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AIyanas Ormond, Jen Efting, Martha Roberts | Martha and Aiyanas, recently returned from 6 weeks in the Philippines, reflect on how the people's movement is addressing both the social and structural determinants of health.
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Dennis Raphael, Jennifer Efting, AIyanas Ormond, Melanie Spence, Martha Roberts, Richard Levins | Are structural inequality, class exploitation, racism and sexism making us sick? We talk to Richard Levins, Dennis Raphael and Martha Roberts to find out.
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Jennifer Efting and Melanie Spence | A conversation about how to build egalitarian and healthy relationships between men and women as we work to break down patriarchy.