Tuesday June 26, 7 – 9 pm.
City Council Chambers, Toronto City Hall.
This meeting describes a full agenda of how we can begin to create a more equal society. In five minutes, each speaker will providing a short and snappy summary of the most important changes governments need to make.
Here are the topics and the speakers:
Ontario child benefit:
Laurel Rothman, Family Service Association,
Income support and welfare:
Cindy Wilkey, Income Security Action Centre
Michael Shapcott , Wellesley Institute
Shani Halfon, Childcare Resource and Research Unit
Sarah Jayne King, Ontario chair, Canadian Federation of Students
Toby Sanger, Canadians for Fair Taxation
Capital gains and inheritance tax:
Job stabilization, security, employment insurance:
Gender and economic inequality:
Racialization and economic inequality:
Avvy Go, Colour of Poverty Campaign.
Doug Allan, Ontario Health Coalition
You’ll hear lots of good ideas by the best speakers we can find on these subjects.
This meeting is sponsored by http://www.economicinequality.