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Housing activists remember three more homeless deaths in Toronto – By John Bonnar
Wednesday December 9, 2009 – 11:51 pm | Comments Off on Housing activists remember three more homeless deaths in Toronto – By John Bonnar
Housing activists remember three more homeless deaths in Toronto – By John Bonnar

By John Bonnar
A sombre memorial vigil marked by both song and silence commemorated three more homeless deaths in Toronto during the monthly vigil held Tuesday outside the Church of the Holy Trinity.
More than 30 people …

Why Ontario needs a long-term affordable housing strategy – By John Bonnar
Wednesday November 25, 2009 – 10:31 am | One Comment
Why Ontario needs a long-term affordable housing strategy –  By John Bonnar

Photo of Panhandler on Sparks Street in Ottawa courtesy of  Rick Carroll on Flickr.
By John Bonnar
People who have experienced homelessness or inadequate housing are the experts in what is needed in a housing strategy, according …

Poverty activists reject upscale housing developments in Regent Park – By John Bonnar
Sunday June 14, 2009 – 12:38 pm | Comments Off on Poverty activists reject upscale housing developments in Regent Park – By John Bonnar
Poverty activists reject upscale housing developments in Regent Park – By John Bonnar

By John Bonnar
Toronto Social Justice Magazine
On a dull late spring Saturday morning at Regent and Dundas in Toronto, the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty (OCAP) and supporters have come to Regent Park with a …