Ontario post-secondary students marched in Toronto to protest recent changes to the Ontario Student Assistance Program.
From affordable housing to park toilets, this week’s Ward 19 all-candidates meeting covered an array of critical topics.
First-time candidate Randy Bucao never thought the colour of his olive skin was going to be a problem in his campaign during the recent 2014 Toronto municipal election. A mechanical engineer who moved to Canada in 1994, he’s been heavily involved with the city’s Catholic school board, and his Filipino-Canadian organizations in Toronto. Bucao knew he would face a challenge campaigning for a council seat in a heavily ethnic area, Ward 10, York-Centre, but not blatant racism from some residents.