Nova Scotia ACORN
About 30 North End residents rallied at a condo sales office on Agricola Street. Expensive condos are causing rents and real estate prices to go up, pushing long time residents out of their own neighborhood.
Nova Scotia ACORN takes action to fight gentrification in Halifax
The Halifax Examiner speaks with Jonathen Brigley of Nova Scotia ACORN about that organization’s push for mandatory landlord licensing in Halifax
Bonnie Barrett talks to the Sheldon MacLeod Show about the NS ACORN action as part of the National Day of Action on Fair Banking.
A rally protesting payday loans was held in Halifax Thursday morning. The protest was part of a larger event held across the country.
'That's funny, $20,' says Bonnie Barrett. 'What's $20 going to get you nowadays?'
The group's members held protest demanding province raise minimum wage to $15
An information picket was held outside McDonald’s on Spring Garden Road this morning to remind passers by that minimum wage in Nova Scotia is not enough to live.