Justin Panos is a graduate student at York University and has been a researcher for nursing unions in Canada and the United States. He was a part of the “Justice 4 Alwy” campaign from 2008–2010. He covers issues in public services such as hospitals, nursing homes, school restructuring, and police services. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Cuts to public services, rising housing costs, the corporatization of education, and police repression do not affect all people equally. Racialized communities like Toronto’s Regent Park bear the brunt of the neoliberal transformation of our cities.