Articles of Interest

Poverty information resources and community organizations in the Kingston Area

Poverty Costs Us Billions 

An article from The Star about the cost of poverty in Canada

Income, Wealth and Inequality Report 

This second report in a four-part Poverty Trends Scorecard looks at income and inequality trends in Canada. While many are doing better than they were in the 2008–09 recession, the gap between the richest and poorest Canadians is growing at an alarming rate.

Dignity For All

Canada’s newest campaign against the stain of poverty in a rich country.

A Place First: Housing and Homelessness in Kingston

The reality of housing and homelessness in Kingston.
Campaign 2000
1989: Parliament votes unanimously to eliminate child poverty by 2000. Didn’t happen. Find out more.
Income Security Advocacy Centre

Legal beagles are pushing for an end to poverty in a rich province.

ISARCThe voice of religion for social justice in a province torn by savage inequalities
Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
The direct action folks, longtime militant activist voice for social justice in Ontario.
ISARC

The voice of religion for social justice in a province torn by savage inequalities

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  1. Jim Parker

    A great resource is Ontario Tenants’ Rights http://www.ontariotenants.ca