“Joseph Atkinson realized that poverty is never a choice but always a trap – and only a profoundly blinkered society will fail to provide the most effective escape routes it can manage.”

— Oakland Ross
Toronto Star, 2012

Telling Stories

Wagemark Lands on Upworthy!

Atkinson Field Notes

When Did We Start to Settle for Unpaid Work?

Making Headlines

Atkinson’s Big Idea for Toronto: Community Benefits Agreements