Articles from August, 2019

Another Burlington Pollinator Paradise Threatened by Anti-Environmental By-Law
It's time for the City of Burlington to stop destroying naturalized landscapes and to devise a plan to educate residents on the benefits of getting rid of their outdated, high-maintenance, grass-covered yards.
by Doreen Nicoll
Published August 16, 2019 in Healing Gaia (0 comments)

It's Time to Make Hamilton Safe from Hate
Our city's front porch is considered a threatening environment, and our inertia in the face of rising extremism has allowed this threat to grow.
by Laura Babcock and Graham Crawford
Published August 15, 2019 in Special Report: Extremism (1 comment)

'We Have Reason to Believe'
While Hamilton Police continue to make an example of anti-fascist demonstrators, the crisis of escalating white supremacism is on our doorstep and things aren't getting better.
by Cameron Kroetsch
Published August 15, 2019 in Special Report: Extremism (13 comments)

City of Burlington Threatens Naturalized Pollinator Paradise
Despite declaring a climate emergency, the City of Burlington continues to threaten a property that has been naturalized to sequester carbon and support local widlife threatened with extinction.
by Doreen Nicoll
Published August 15, 2019 in Healing Gaia (0 comments)

Standing Against Hate at Hamilton's City Hall
What I saw and heard continue to make me question the judgment used in dealing with marginalized communities by Hamilton Police.
by Graham Crawford
Published August 12, 2019 in Special Report: Extremism (0 comments)

The Powers that Be Will Not Help Us
Once again, the police arrested an anti-fascist counter-protester while standing by as a fascist drove a bus onto the sidewalk and assaulted someone.
by Paul Glendenning
Published August 12, 2019 in Special Report: Extremism (2 comments)

Realizing the Goal of No Hate in the Hammer
We can and must do everything in our power to speak up for love and inclusion, and intervene whenever possible to protect targets of hate.
by Nicole Smith
Published August 12, 2019 in Special Report: Extremism (0 comments)

Hamilton Community Benefits Network: Ensuring LRT Benefits Are Shared Widely
HBCN has an exciting opportunity to pressure for real change: decent work, inclusionary housing, and community-driven demands for investment in the people of Hamilton, not just property.
by Karl Andrus
Published August 12, 2019 in Special Report: Light Rail (1 comment)

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