Nov 252014
Support and dignity - reform income assistance now!

Evan Coole, member of Nova Scotia ACORN and of Solidarity Halifax, along with community legal worker Fiona Traynor, speaks to Rick Howe about the dire need for income assistance reform. >>LISTEN HERE [place marker to 36:00 minutes]   Note: Statements by Solidarity Halifax members do not necessarily reflect positions held by the organization.

Mar 212014
Nova Scotia: We Have Everything We Need to Succeed

Solidarity Halifax member Larry Haiven wrote the following as the concluding piece to the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives’ Nova Scotia Alternative Budget for 2014. Among the budget’s co-authors are Kyle Buott, Larry Haiven, James Hutt and Ben Sichel, all members of Solidarity Halifax.  Originally published at Behind the Numbers. __________ Preamble: The concluding piece […Read more]

Feb 192014
"When did being a student come with rats?"

Jesse Laufer, Vice President External of the King’s Student Union and a member of Solidarity Halifax, delievered this speech at the February 12th ACORN rally for tenants rights that took place outside Halifax City Hall. Originally published at the Halifax Media Coop: “Good morning everyone. Thank you for inviting us to this event. As students, […Read more]

Oct 192013
Nova Scotia in Solidarity with Elsipogtog

Halifax Media Coop: Halifax takes to the street in protest of RCMP actions in Elsipogtog The Coast: Hundreds of fracking protesters take to Halifax streets Global TV: Solidarity protests held in Nova Scotia Halifax Media Coop: Highway Solidarity   Assault on Elsipogtog and Colonial Arrogance Halifax Media Coop: RCMP bring 60 drawn guns, dogs, assault […Read more]