This forum was organized by the Recession Relief Fund Coalition on April 28, 2009 at the University of Toronto, and was recorded by Mike Yam. The panelists included:
NAOMI KLEIN – Author of The Shock Doctrine
UZMA SHAKIR – The Colour of Poverty
GAIL NYBERG – The Daily Bread Food Bank
PEGGY NASH – Good Jobs Coalition; CAW
Filmed by Mike Yam with the Flip video camera.
The Recession Relief Fund Coalition is a national organization representing more than 230 organizations across the country that are concerned about the recessions impact on Canada’s most vulnerable people.
With thousands of people losing their jobs and their homes as a result of the recession, the diverse array of services provided by the social services sector could not be more critical.