A new report warns that controversial investor protection rules in the proposed CETA could expose Canada to a new wave of corporate lawsuits that restrict the powers of all levels of governments.
Canadian Union of Public Employees
With 570,000 members across Canada, CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services and airlines.
Universal child care is the pre-condition for gender equality and a public good, much like public health care and education.
The time has come to ask not whether a universal public drug plan is relevant but rather simply when it needs to be implemented.
The Harper government persists on ineffective high-cost proposals such as income-splitting and the Universal Child Care Benefit. But, is this what we really need?
The Government of Saskatchewan announced an expansion of its misguided privatization agenda with promises of more public-private partnerships, private liquor stores and more.
We know that public investment in infrastructure, education, health care, social services and jobs is a precondition to peace and stability everywhere in the world. We should invest in peace.
Activists in Hong Kong are condemning and opposing restrictive election processes being imposed in advance of elections in 2017.
On Saturday, more than 25,000 people protesting the Couillard government's Bill 3 marched through downtown Montreal.
Botched operations at private surgery clinics in the United Kingdom are costing UK patients their eyesight and mobility and the public health care system a lot of money.
After calling City employees back to the table for pension talks, Regina has walked away from further negotiations.