Gaétan Héroux is a long time anti-poverty activist with the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty.
Books by Gaétan Héroux
A Rebellious History
Foreword by Frances Fox Piven. Toronto’s Poor reveals the long and too often forgotten history of poor people’s resistance. It details how the homeless, the unemployed, and the destitute have struggled to survive and secure food and shelter in the wake of the many panics, downturns, recessions, and depressions that punctuate the years from the 1830s to the present. Written by a working-class historian and a poor people’s activist, this is a rebellious book that links… (more information)