CBC Manitoba

Poverty Round Table

Can anything be done to improve our poverty rate? We’ll give you a chance to tell the politicians what they should do and hear from the people who are on the front lines. Join us at 1:30 on March 26th for our live round table on poverty.

Guest list:

  • Gord Mackintosh (Minister of Family Services)
  • Jim Silver (Urban Studies, U of W)
  • Shauna Mackinnon (Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives)
  • Peter Holle (Frontier Centre)
  • Betty Edel (Mount Carmel)
  • Rod Bruinooge (Federal MP)
  • Damon Johnston (Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg)
  • Justin Swandel (Deputy Mayor, City of Winnipeg)