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Updated: Bill 66 is a threat for “anyone who eats in Ontario”

Update: Facing a storm of criticism, the Doug Ford government announced this week it will drop controversial Schedule 10, which would have allowed municipalities to pass bylaws to override environmental protection legislation Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, was introduced on December 6, 2018 to facilitate development across the province. If passed, this legislation will […]

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Ontarians are worth investing in.

The Stop’s mission is to increase access to healthy food in a manner that maintains dignity, builds health and community, and challenges inequality. A crucial component of this work is advocating alongside our community members for bold policies that can alleviate poverty and finally remove the need for Band-Aid solutions like food banks. The provincial […]

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Strengthening our Volunteers’ Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression Skills

By Diane Janzen, The Stop’s Volunteer Coordinator The experience of volunteering is a powerful one. It brings feelings of inclusion, purpose, and community, while providing excellent skill-building opportunities. But these benefits are too often reserved for people with means. The Stop is working to make these opportunities available to all in our community, and we […]

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