Category: In The Media

Judge Strikes Down Cuts to City Council – A Win for Local Democracy!

Justice Belobaba struck down Ford’s legislation (Bill 5) that would have cut Toronto from 47 wards to 25 wards. This is a huge win for local democracy! Thank you to everyone who came to a meeting or rally, signed a petition, sent an email or made a phone call. Here is the link to the… Read more »

Toronto politicians tackle ‘traumatizing’ anti-abortion images

By Bambang Sadewo, City councillors and an MPP in east-end Toronto have teamed up to try and stop anti-abortion groups from displaying graphic posters in public spaces and distributing graphic flyers in mailboxes. Beaches-East York Councillor Janet Davis says imposing images that often depict aborted fetuses to unsuspecting pedestrians is verging on “hate and harassment”… Read more »

Graphic anti-abortion posters spotted in Toronto: As a parent, what can you do?

By Arti Patel, Global News Warning: Some images and content in this post may be disturbing to some readers.  If you live in Toronto, you may have noticed an increase in the number of graphic anti-abortion posters around the city. They come courtesy of anti-abortion groups like the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform (CCBR) and Show The… Read more »