Living on the Details

ACORN International Canada Organizing

           Toronto           At the ACORN Canada head organizers’ meeting there were deep dives into issues, campaigns, staff development, training methodology, grant prospects, and more.  All of this was exciting.  Reports on meetings the federal government’s housing and justice ministers and their staffs requested with us, when usually it has been the other way around, often …

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Food Prices are Too High

ACORN International Canada Disparities Housing

            New Orleans      During the campaign discussion at the ACORN Canada YE/YB there was ongoing attention to the financialization of housing, winning heating and cooling thresholds for tenants, and expanding internet access, but there was also a proposal from the Toronto organizers that sparked an interesting discussion.  Members at local meetings kept bringing up …

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