ISAC's Media & Policy News: 22 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

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June 22, 2018
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Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 15 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 15, 2018
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Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

July 11: Retiring On A Low Income

When: July 11, 2018, 6 p.m.

Where: Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College St., Toronto, Ontario

John Stapleton from Open Policy Ontario shares how to get the most from income security programs like OAS, GIS, CPP, and ODSP.

Posted:
June 15, 2018
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NOW

Income security reform at stake with Thursday’s election

We must demand that whoever forms the next government create an income security system that works towards full economic and social inclusion for all, writes George Thomson.

Posted:
June 06, 2018
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Toronto Star
Posted:
June 01, 2018
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Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Racial Justice Report Card Shows Where Political Parties Stand on Racial Equity and Racial Justice

COP-COC released its 2018 Racial Justice Report Card for Ontario, showing where the three main Ontario political parties stand on issues affecting racialized communities.

Posted:
May 30, 2018
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Colour of Poverty - Colour of Change

Ontario's Political Parties on Income Security & Social Assistance Reform

ISAC sent four political parties in Ontario – the Liberals, NDP, Progressive Conservatives, and Greens – questions on where they stand on five important issues.

Posted:
May 30, 2018
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Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Vote in the Ontario election as if you were poor: Reasonable Doubt

This columnist writes: If you could not work and were forced to rely on social assistance, ask yourself what issues would be important to you in an election.

Posted:
May 25, 2018
Article source:
NOW

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 25 May 2018 - Ontario Election

Every Friday until Election Day June 7 ISAC will send out election-related highlights from the previous week, as well as a short collection of other stories and resources.

Posted:
May 25, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Ontario election campaign brings focus on nearly 2 million people living in poverty

Ontario for All is a coalition calling on party leaders to commit to policies and programs that reduce gender, racial and income inequality.

Posted:
May 22, 2018
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