An AAP member's reflections on her first protest! (Stop the Liberal War on the Poor 2014) It was a cold and windy day.
The protest had not been planned according to the weather!
Poverty Makes Us Sick - Waterloo Region, with financial support from CUPE Ontario, provided a school bus to take myself and others to my very first demonstration. I learned that people were there for many different reasons. I wore a button that said "Raise the Rates". I was there to encourage the Li
Please join members of Alliance Against Poverty (AAP) on Friday, March 28th from 3pm - 4:30pm at the Charles Street bus terminal to show your opposition to the cancellation of bus route #18, which stops at the Guelph Street Emergency Food Hamper location. We will be collecting signatures on a petition and handing out flyers. Thousands of low-income KW residents including the unemployed, the working poor, new immigrants, refugees and those relying on Ontario Works and the Onta
The Route 18 bus stops directly across from House of Friendship's food hamper pickup location on Guelph Street. Service will end April 28. "This is a situation where basically the poor don't count," said Oz Cole-Arnal of the Alliance Against Poverty. He said hiring a taxi or walking any distance with the heavy hampers aren't feasible options. The group will be. at the Charles Street bus terminal on Friday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. to gather signatures on a petition demanding that b
AAP members joined the "Stop the Liberal War on the Poor" march on Sat. March 22, 2014. Details on the march are below, and you can view the video posted on Toronto Media Co-op by Kitchener Ontario Animal Liberation Alliance: "Anti-Poverty March Disrupts Liberal Convention - Toronto" Raise the Rates March to the Ontario Liberal Party Convention Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 Assemble at Metro Hall, King and John, 1.00 PM Meal, rally and march Our Pots and pans are empty, bring y