Communist Party of Canada (Ontario) leader, Elizabeth Rowley, is on a speaking tour of Ontario. The tour is part of the Communist Party’s campaign for public auto insurance in Ontario. Elizabeth will be speaking to people across the province about the huge corporate profits in the auto insurance industry, and the Communist Party’s to confront corporate power by putting auto insurance under public control.
The first of Elizabeth’s scheduled tour stops is Brampton, with Ottawa, Guelph and more to come. Please check back frequently for details.
On November 30, the Campaign for Public Auto Insurance is organizing a demonstration in Toronto. Come out to protest the insurance corporations’ huge auto insurance ripoff, and to demand public auto insurance for Ontario now!
We will rally at 1 pm at the office of Liberal MPP, Glenn Murray – 514 Parliament Street.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BRAMPTON ‑ Over 60 demonstrators came out to Liberal MPP Linda Jeffrey’s office Sept. 22 to demand the Ontario government bring in public auto insurance.
Organized by the GTA West Club of the Communist Party, the demonstration heard from Surjit Sahota, Secretary of the Indo Canadian Workers Association and Liz Rowley, Leader of the CPC (Ontario). Sahota pointed out that Brampton had the highest car insurance rates in Canada. No fault insurance, introduced in 2010, did not lower rates. But it did dramatically lower coverage for injured drivers, many of whom have been forced to sue their insurance companies to get the benefits they need, and paid for. Read more