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The stigma of income assistance

This is an article I wrote and had published today in the Nova Scotia Advocate. I┬áhave been told a few times today in face book how it has hit home. Tell me what you think. If you’ve ever had to … Continue reading

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SOS – Save Our Single (parents)

Dear Mr. Trudeau, My name is Sylvia AJ White and I live in Halifax, Nova Scotia. A small province compared to the others; one whose economy is heading west because of the lack of jobs and more so lack of … Continue reading

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GED… Why? Do you HONESTLY want to know?

I was asked to write why I wanted to write my GED… (My former school doesn’t have my grades due to a fire. NS law won’t allow me to take an ALP program based on my needs because I already … Continue reading

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Halifax Metropolitan Housing and their inhumane treatment of tenants.

So I learned the hard way about Metro housing and their inhumane ways they treat their tenants… Us “poor foke” are treated like trash because we’re not “working class” and made to wait for services that are somewhat essential for … Continue reading

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