The Canadian Press

2000-06-15 | Ontario Poverty Protest

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Hundreds of anti-poverty protesters clashed with riot police outside the Ontario legislature. Canadian Press reporter Steve Fairbairn said the demonstrators were trying to send a message to Premier Mike Harris. (Many in the crowd were blowing whistles and carrying signs slamming the Conservative government for cutting spending on social programs.)

Date: 2000-06-15
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

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