No Soup for You (ODSPers)

In the 2010 budget cuts, the McGuinty government slashed the Special Diet program to those on Ontario Works (OW) and Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP). It recently came into effect this April, to the dismay of many outraged poverty activists and healthcare professionals. The new Special Diet forms are difficult to comprehend to the layperson, … Continue reading

Democracy; Don’t Take it for Granted

Were you recently disappointed in the voter turn of for the Ontario provincial election? Only 49% of eligible voters decided to make their voices heard. In other parts of the world, women are still fighting for their right to vote. Can you believe this apathy? I’m appalled. While as a nurse, I am largely paid … Continue reading