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Paul Taylor @PaulTaylorTO Toronto, Ontario

Executive director @FoodShareTO, instructor @SFU. Likes/RTs are not endorsements. Opinions are mine. Rarely proofread my tweets. He/Him/His

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Joined Twitter 4/14/11


"To me, it's not about charity, it's about feulling the revolution that we need." - @PaulTaylorTO
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10/20
2020
@redpilljulian :)25 years after Mike Harris slashed social assistance by 21.6%, the rates still haven't recovered & continue to lag… https://t.co/G0eIM5VE4Z
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10/19
2020
Your action items for today: Ways to Support Mi'kmaq Treaty Rights and Livelihood Fisheries 👇 https://t.co/PdosLkQLH2
Retweeted by Paul TaylorI support #MikmaqRights I support #MikmaqSovereignty I support the implementation of the #UNDRIP I commit to conti… https://t.co/fy8E6NzJpXWoke up thinking about the last Momo Crawl organized by @SFTcanada, so I went on my own lil Momo Crawl in Parkdale.… https://t.co/HAv1JbQDQ6On Saturday evening I chatted with @ctvnewschannel about food insecurity in Canada, the pandemic and what needs to… https://t.co/Kq66jzmAx6A perfect day to stop by Super Land Market, a 20+ year staple in Parkdale. Today my visit included a nice catch up… https://t.co/knGZiLtDocAn excellent video featuring my friend and #GlobalSolidarityAlliance colleague @Fisherfood. It's definitely worth a… https://t.co/ibkVOJh3yI
10/18
2020
Thank you to @ctvnewschannel for inviting me on to share my thoughts on the need for public policy interventions to… https://t.co/zHejarW4iAGiving the land back is climate action
Retweeted by Paul TaylorA great example, this study of food insecurity from @PaulTaylorTO and the @FoodShareTO that finds a pervasive race-… https://t.co/v2Cpb9cO6S
Retweeted by Paul TaylorLooking forward to a chat with Akshay Tandon on CTV News Channel at 5:15pm today. We'll be exploring food insecurit… https://t.co/39mCgr2HEV
10/17
2020
An Indigenous chief can be full on assaulted with no consequences. Yet we have been beaten, tear gassed and charged… https://t.co/Dwdwn7sc5H
Retweeted by Paul TaylorWho gets access to space? That's the inspiration for my newsletter this month. Check it out:… https://t.co/vakz7BkmDJFive Good Ideas about #AdvocatingForChange "Radical change is absolutely possible. Be bold & dream in colour."… https://t.co/DZOVyDkp1f
Retweeted by Paul TaylorAn updated list of supplies needed at #1492LandBackLane: https://t.co/3gdTmnVIwm
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10/16
2020
FoodShare’s Executive Director @PaulTaylorTO is featured on the cover of the first edition of SUSTAIN Magazine. Pau… https://t.co/a5BjTQBVhV
Retweeted by Paul TaylorResearch shows that only 1 in 5 food-insecure Canadians uses food banks for a variety of reasons, including stigma,… https://t.co/H6iLkDsfJl
Retweeted by Paul TaylorThis is settler colonialism in action. White settlers are using the guise of 'sustainable fishing' to engage in rac… https://t.co/QRxOtdW2AE
Retweeted by Paul TaylorIt goes without saying but must be said that if this were the other way around & Mi'kmaw people were threatening li… https://t.co/KPYyno4wfd
Retweeted by Paul TaylorWe celebrate the important #activism happening across our city. @PaulTaylorTO has been nominated for @nowtoronto's… https://t.co/uo6BwnFhiW
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10/15
2020
Covid Cases are rising. Class sizes are increasing. We Demand #safeschools. #Parkdale teachers, families & neighbou… https://t.co/fIgZibTbGj
Retweeted by Paul TaylorTruly humbled and honoured to be on the cover of the very first edition of Sustain Magazine. It was a pleasure to c… https://t.co/SSVqYPQ8g3BREAKING: This morning Tahnee Williams (Skyler's wife) was arrested for mischief and disobeying a court order. Ou… https://t.co/9Da021hlCB
Retweeted by Paul TaylorWe’re so thankful to @thebikebrigade, a #volunteer org dedicated to delivering supplies for folks affected by COVID… https://t.co/IXy997q7sn
Retweeted by Paul TaylorCoastal GasLink continues to advance their destruction of Gidimt'en territory. They are asking their supporters to… https://t.co/0LfqWazqD0
10/14
2020
Looking forward to sharing space with Dr. Omisoore H. Dryden & @SamTecle for this upcoming @GBCollege Power, Equity… https://t.co/8BxHWgOGLx
Retweeted by Paul TaylorIf we're going to build a more equitable world, we need to start dreaming in colour. Read our interview with Paul T… https://t.co/eOhzWVlfa2
Retweeted by Paul TaylorTake part in Justicia for Migrant Workers' Digital Day of Action on Sunday, Oct. 18 at 10am, a facilitated hour of… https://t.co/R8IAWzTSUA
Retweeted by Paul TaylorICYMI: FoodShare’s Executive Director, @PaulTaylorTO sat down with @CBC on Saturday morning to discuss why people o… https://t.co/5es86CQf1q
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10/13
2020
Much gratitude for these kind words from anti-poverty activist @PaulTaylorTO 👇 https://t.co/0Biddne5c1
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @PaulTaylorTO @iancborsuk I remember when the first foodbank opened in 81, it was a scandal it had to exist at all… https://t.co/dDcA8UMxMX
Retweeted by Paul TaylorIt's not about what makes YOU feel good, it's about fundamental human rights. Not one single person in this country… https://t.co/iR9m2u3XTLStill waiting for ... - An action plan on MMWIG2S - clean drinking water for all (2015) - Electoral reform (2015)… https://t.co/YAulgZLWrVThe overwhelming majority of non-Armenians I've talked to say they don't know what's going on in Artsakh (Nagorno-K… https://t.co/pIY9Ot6NBP
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10/11
2020
@nanrob3942 @CBCdsouza @cbcfreshair https://t.co/u7frAg85cIThank you to @cbcfreshair and @CBCdsouza for inviting me on this morning to talk about the crisis that is food inse… https://t.co/b9kdkhtSMSLISTEN: FoodShare executive director @PaulTaylorTO talks about food insecurity across Canada and the multifaceted a… https://t.co/JroNfKGXRo
Retweeted by Paul TaylorThis! https://t.co/JoNkIQy08I @nanrob3942 @CBCdsouza @cbcfreshair Tackling anti-Black racism is the only way tackle anti-Black racism! @NaheedD @CBCdsouza @cbcfreshair Thanks for tuning in my friend!I'm a song away from joining @CBCdsouza on his first day as interim host of @cbcfreshair. We'll be talking about fo… https://t.co/FxygbeNiBq
10/10
2020
Call on the federal government to uphold and protect the rights of people experiencing poverty and other intersecti… https://t.co/RgZdsuVKnS
Retweeted by Paul TaylorFood insecurity was a crisis prior to the pandemic. This announcement is like giving $20 to every food insecure per… https://t.co/0iTD2GqauJ @cbcfreshair @CBCdsouza Welcome! @CBCdsouza I'm looking forward to joining you on air tomorrow as part of your first show as interim host.They are all so incompetent. They could have made these decisions last Friday. https://t.co/R5wKVwZS3b
Retweeted by Paul TaylorOur wonderful #WinnipegCentre team is hiring a full-time Constituency Assistant! Please share with your networks!… https://t.co/7gOHqF2FQS
Retweeted by Paul TaylorHey Halifax! At 4:20pm I’ll be chatting with @bobmurphycbc on CBC Radio's Halifax Mainstreet. We’ll discuss food in… https://t.co/m671j5UWYX @mattrainniecbc Total pleasure! Happy to come back anytime.Hey Cape Breton! I'm just about to jump on air with Wendy Bergfeldt, host of @Mainstreet_CB at 3:40pm. We'll explor… https://t.co/OFXLJJvZ9D2 minutes away from my on-air chat with @mattrainniecbc, host of CBC’s Mainstreet PEI, to discuss food insecurity a… https://t.co/HTCIPuj3BUI'm looking forward to my conversation with @gilldeacon about food insecurity, today's federal gov't announcement o… https://t.co/H8i3NkhzLl
10/9
2020
"It’s time for us to reach beyond our nation-states and mobilize, organize, and get loud together as a growing inte… https://t.co/fqp1rf3m4QOur Executive Director @PaulTaylorTO is a life-long anti-poverty activist whose career is dedicated to dismantling… https://t.co/hClgoGWxhP
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10/8
2020
This debate wasn’t just about golf courses - it was about how public greenspace in our city is used. It’s time for… https://t.co/uVgNwfJnwH
Retweeted by Paul TaylorOn Friday, Council voted on extending operating contracts for 5 City-owned golf courses. The incredible response fr… https://t.co/3FMNSmhVw7
Retweeted by Paul TaylorRemember that low-income/racialized communities are not inherently vulnerable but rather made vulnerable through ex… https://t.co/6zqqgTTSZy
Retweeted by Paul TaylorOntario has moved to phone/web appointments for #COVID19 testing. The people I care for experience homelessness. T… https://t.co/MEdzpaA019
Retweeted by Paul TaylorBy ordering this week's organic #GoodFoodBox, you'll support our work & enjoy #local produce farmed by student grow… https://t.co/L5hugodM4K
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10/7
2020
“For too long, a white supremacist lens has framed food systems. https://t.co/lhO0QS1k2v reframes food, the importa… https://t.co/lGPXr0cAmv
Retweeted by Paul TaylorIn @PaulTaylorTO's '5 Good Ideas for advocating for change' session hosted by @maytree_canada, he encouraged us to… https://t.co/Y5c1QlENO7
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @CdnHeritage @CRRF Yes!!This is a good news story! Congratulations to my friend @mohashim on his appointment as the ED of the Canadian Race… https://t.co/zDPuSwMc1K
10/6
2020
Imagine being in pain crisis & needing to go to the ER. But first, putting on your nicest clothes & brushing your… https://t.co/fOgq9iZeuK
Retweeted by Paul TaylorOn Oct. 13 at 5PM, @leadingincolour & @DignityForAllCA are hosting Emerging Experts: Food Justice 101. Hear from Fo… https://t.co/v7yO8x8dny
Retweeted by Paul TaylorIf you’re in Toronto and not ordering a GoodFood box from @FoodShareTO- check it out! Great selection, value, and b… https://t.co/aaiiQbaaQa
Retweeted by Paul TaylorI love this org. If you're getting more grocery deliveries, support a group that supports its workers and supply ch… https://t.co/j0m40lQfuo
Retweeted by Paul TaylorHamdi, the victim of the horrific shooting in our community last week, leaves behind his wife & newborn baby. His w… https://t.co/HgGQ9N202R
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10/5
2020
Congratulations to @AnnamiePaul on becoming the leader of the GPC. This is a significant moment in this country's history. @1492LBL Legal fund: https://t.co/bIkbX7K6ZO#landback is the ongoing Indigenous resistance against state sanctioned colonization and genocide. It's day 78 at… https://t.co/7IdgMIwR9F“For a colonized people the most essential value, because the most concrete, is first and foremost the land: the la… https://t.co/bQkPdgDyKI
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10/4
2020
@bfchangTO @tcndp Congratulations Brian!
10/3
2020
Every time I deliver porridge to schools, I think that I am happy to be in a position to do so, but why in the hell… https://t.co/HMb8J8rHxs
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @Didara I feel the same about you.♥️All eyes on #1492LandBackLane https://t.co/u6I7Vt3VmKOne of my colleagues is yelling about how important golf courses are. He votes against emergency housing.
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @katie_german Wow!Thank you to everyone who had a hand in shaping FoodShare's first Combating Anti-Black Racism Action Plan.The work… https://t.co/JnlHSsHO9IReminder that our Basic Income Townhall is on Oct. 6th at 7:30pm! We'll be having @LeahGazan, @PaulTaylorTO,… https://t.co/EGeoCuzMXl
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @Felicia_VanDyk 100%!" @FoodShareTO can’t build the impact of our work on the backs of low wage workers, that’s wrong. That’s why we’re… https://t.co/jC60gi3GKV
Retweeted by Paul Taylorhttps://t.co/myKPAhRlYJGrateful to all of the Black women who consistently show up to support me during the good days and the not so good… https://t.co/Q6y69r57Rc @gsdenton @katie_german @FoodShareTO That's excellent! Thanks a lot Greg. I hope that you're keeping well. @ellstar Thanks for your support! @vagendaqueen @FoodShareTO Thank you!We’re looking for talented, passionate folks to join our team. We’re recruiting 2 Board Members (deadline: tomorrow… https://t.co/wNCunATkMu
Retweeted by Paul TaylorFoodShare does real work to end food injustice, their team are amazing humans and (go figure) their produce is so g… https://t.co/UG52g8JAVV
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @_ashleeyash @FoodShareTO Thanks for your support! @malaka_69 Thanks for your support!FOODSHARE is one of my favourite organizations in Toronto. I get my good food box every 2 weeks and I’m a monthly d… https://t.co/AjztNfrj3l
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @MariaVamvalis @FoodShareTO You're the best Maria! Thanks for your continued support. I hope that you're keeping well.
10/2
2020
@katie_german Thanks KG! @spynamedharriet @FoodShareTO Delsie is a star! @MaggieHulbert @FoodShareTO Thanks for your support! I hope that you enjoy the sourdough as much as I do.Honestly supporting @FoodShareTO has been a damn delight The produce they deliver is INCREDIBLE, extremely reason… https://t.co/iDouHf79Kr
Retweeted by Paul Taylor @CheryllCase @FoodShareTO Thanks for your continued support @CheryllCase, it means a lot!
10/1
2020

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