Local election candidates to discuss systemic racism, poverty and disability rights

News Sep 07, 2021 Hamilton Spectator

Ahead of the upcoming federal election, a group of community organizations is hosting roundtables for local candidates to discuss systemic racism, poverty, disability rights and legislation.

The roundtables, which will take place from Sept. 9 to Sept. 14, feature candidates from across the political spectrum in all five ridings in Hamilton. They will be livestreamed on Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion’s (HCCI) social media channels on the following days:

Hamilton Centre: Sept. 9, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas: Sept. 10, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton Mountain: Sept. 11, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton East-Stoney Creek: Sept. 13, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Flamborough-Glanbrook: Sept. 14, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

If you have questions for the candidates,you can participate in the roundtables on HCCI’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, or you can direct your questions to info@hcci.ca.

The roundtables are hosted by the Afro Canadian Caribbean Association, City of Hamilton, (Government Relations & Community Initiatives), Disability Justice Network of Ontario, Hamilton Community Legal Clinic, Hamilton Anti-Racism Resource Centre, Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion, Hamilton Students for Justice, and McMaster University (School of Social Work).

Local election candidates to discuss systemic racism, poverty and disability rights

The roundtables will take place from Sept. 9 to Sept. 14

News Sep 07, 2021 Hamilton Spectator

Ahead of the upcoming federal election, a group of community organizations is hosting roundtables for local candidates to discuss systemic racism, poverty, disability rights and legislation.

The roundtables, which will take place from Sept. 9 to Sept. 14, feature candidates from across the political spectrum in all five ridings in Hamilton. They will be livestreamed on Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion’s (HCCI) social media channels on the following days:

Hamilton Centre: Sept. 9, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas: Sept. 10, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton Mountain: Sept. 11, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton East-Stoney Creek: Sept. 13, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Flamborough-Glanbrook: Sept. 14, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

If you have questions for the candidates,you can participate in the roundtables on HCCI’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, or you can direct your questions to info@hcci.ca.

The roundtables are hosted by the Afro Canadian Caribbean Association, City of Hamilton, (Government Relations & Community Initiatives), Disability Justice Network of Ontario, Hamilton Community Legal Clinic, Hamilton Anti-Racism Resource Centre, Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion, Hamilton Students for Justice, and McMaster University (School of Social Work).

Local election candidates to discuss systemic racism, poverty and disability rights

The roundtables will take place from Sept. 9 to Sept. 14

News Sep 07, 2021 Hamilton Spectator

Ahead of the upcoming federal election, a group of community organizations is hosting roundtables for local candidates to discuss systemic racism, poverty, disability rights and legislation.

The roundtables, which will take place from Sept. 9 to Sept. 14, feature candidates from across the political spectrum in all five ridings in Hamilton. They will be livestreamed on Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion’s (HCCI) social media channels on the following days:

Hamilton Centre: Sept. 9, 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas: Sept. 10, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton Mountain: Sept. 11, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton East-Stoney Creek: Sept. 13, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Flamborough-Glanbrook: Sept. 14, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

If you have questions for the candidates,you can participate in the roundtables on HCCI’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, or you can direct your questions to info@hcci.ca.

The roundtables are hosted by the Afro Canadian Caribbean Association, City of Hamilton, (Government Relations & Community Initiatives), Disability Justice Network of Ontario, Hamilton Community Legal Clinic, Hamilton Anti-Racism Resource Centre, Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion, Hamilton Students for Justice, and McMaster University (School of Social Work).