You asked and we are doing our best to answer the important questions you have for Larry and the Green Party of Canada.
Lynda Lukasik, Executive Director of Environment Hamilton
Thank you Lynda, for this very important question. As a Green Party of Canada member and candidate, I am deeply committed to the dire concerns facing Turtle Island and our world as a whole. Please find my answers below.
Ala Mohamed – Manager of Children’s Services at the Hamilton YWCA
Thank you so much Ala @YWCA_Hamilton and @HamOntCBN for this question regarding safe, reliable, affordable child care. As you will see from this graphic, @CanadianGreens are committed to instituting a national universal childcare system.
Amy Deschamps – Manager of Transitional Housing Programs at the Hamilton YWCA
Thank you to the @HamOntCBN and Just Recovery Hamilton and thank you to Deborah- @YWCA_Hamilton for this question. Here is my response on how the @CanadianGreens will support Women and Work as part of a just recovery.
Bill Johnston – Co-Chair of the First Unitarian Church of Hamilton
Thank you Bill and HCBN for these important questions. Adequate housing is a fundamental human right. Here are some policies that @CanadianGreens are committed to.
Koubra Haggar, Lead Organizer, HCBN (Hamilton Community Benefits Network)
Thank you Koubra, HCCI, and, HCBN for this critical question. I am committed to supporting CBAs beyond just CEBs to ensure that #HamOnt / @HamEastSC residents can live and prosper with dignity within a just society. In this graphic I have outlined our @CanadianGreens commitments.
Laura Cattari, Senior Policy Analyst at the Hamilton Poverty Roundtable
Thank you Tom and Laura for this important question. @CanadianGreens have developed a comprehensive plan to address the income gap that disproportionately affects people with disabilities. I want you to know that I am committed to fulfilling this plan.
Paul Szachlewicz – Policy & Government Relations Advisor
Thanks Paul & @djnontario for this question. I have personally always been a supporter of a universal basic income, which is one of the reasons I chose to run as a Green candidate in this election. @CanadianGreens will introduce a permanent Guaranteed Livable Income for all.
Kojo Damptey, HCCI (Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion)
Thank you very much Kojo and HCCI for the questions. I & @CanadianGreens commit to rejecting and condemning extremist ideologies and to tackling identity-based hate and ensuring that the creation of a Just Society is at the centre of all decision making.
Tom Cooper, Executive Directory of Hamilton Roundtable for Poverty Reduction
Thank you very much for the question, Tom. I am committed to advocating safer alternatives to predatory lending. Here is my full response.
Ian Borsuk, Hamilton Transit Riders Union
Thank you for this important question, Ian. Our answer is on it’s way.