Child care community joins mass rally for We Are Ontario campaign

CBC News

On Saturday April 21st 2012 thousands of Ontarians from across the province came together at Queen's Park to stand up for the Ontario they believe in as part of the new We Are Ontario campaign. The child care community was proud to stand alongside the labour movement, community activists, parents and kids to stand up for public services and good jobs.

The Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care's Katie Arnup spoke out about the shameful fact that 4 out of 5 Ontario kids to not have access to a licensed child care space.

This amazing event was captured on video by Alex Lisman:


Media coverage:

CBC: Labour groups rally at Queen's Park

Toronto Star: Thousands descend on Queen’s Park to protest McGuinty budget

CTV: Ontario labour groups protest proposed budget cuts

680News: Labour groups protest against Ontario's 'unfair' budget

CP24: Thousands rally against budget in Toronto