Toronto Centre – Ivan Byard

Ivan Byard attends Centennial College’s Story Arts Centre and is the General Secretary of the Young Communist League. As both a young worker and a post-secondary student, Ivan has been active fighting for workers’ rights, including the “Fight for $15 and Fairness” campaign to raise the minimum wage, and around educational, peace, international solidarity and climate justice issues.

Ivan advocates the complete elimination of tuition and related fees for all levels of education from early learning and childcare all the way to post-graduate studies, along with the cancellation of student debt.