Although medical experts are blaming hospital overcrowding (resulting from cuts to patient beds) for infection outbreaks, the Ontario government plans to cut another 5,000 acute care beds.
With no intention of dealing with the crisis of poverty they created, the Liberals are setting up an 18-month-long review of the welfare system to divert us from taking action to challenge them.
It is time for a full G20 public inquiry to hear those who were hurt by police brutality and arrests and what it means to Canadian civil liberties, says new report with testimonies taken last fall.
Toronto's mayor, Rob Ford, has already declared war on the transit rider. That attack didn't take long, but the countering response is building, too.
The Ontario Coalition Against Poverty organizes communities under attack by neoliberalism on behalf of the working-class and the poor.
The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU/NUPGE) is staging dozens of events across the province this Friday for its campaign against a two-year wage freeze proposal.
Council of Canadians director, Brent Patterson, hands CETA letters to Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty and Michael Ignatieff.
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Family-friendly music and activities in the park to show Toronto's support for clean electric trains along Toronto's airport rail corridor.
Ontario Finance Minister Dwight Duncan's "consultation" with labour leaders included no acknowledgement that low-income public sector earners will be the real victims of a wage freeze.
Together with Stephen Harper, McGuinty has helped to create a Fortress Toronto that has some comparing the suspension of democratic rights to the War Measures Act imposed by Trudeau in 1970.