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July 14, 2016 |
This year's award goes to the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador for privatizing adult basic education.

Four issues driving the CUPW and Canada Post negotiations

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In a few short days, Canada Post workers may be locked out by their employer.

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), which represents 50,000 workers, and Canada Post have been negotiating since November over a new collective agreement, without any sign that they are close to ending negotiations.

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| June 29, 2016
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Liberals consider selling off public assets to pension funds

June 28, 2016
| The Liberals are looking at privatizing public assets to pay for the billions of dollars of infrastructure spending they promised. Brent Patterson says Canada Post and the CBC could be at risk.
Length: 14:23 minutes (13.18 MB)
June 14, 2016 |
A new study from the CCPA deems the P3 schools program in Nova Scotia to be a failure of cost, risk management and evidence-based decision-making.
May 31, 2016 |
On May 31 the shareholders of Hydro One will meet to discuss profits made at the expense of taxpayers. The majority of hydro is still owned by the people. It's not too late to stop privatization.
May 3, 2016 |
At a time when the Newfoundland and Labrador government is saying they have no money for libraries, they do have the cash to hire a law firm for over $350 an hour to handle public sector negotiations.

30 people dead, hundreds wounded, thousands displaced because of a petrochemical complex explosion in Mexico

On April 20th, communities in the Veracruz isthamus of Mexico were devastated by an explosion at a petrochemical complex that produced raw materials for the oil and gas industry.  This was the latest in a series of disasters that have resulted in a loss of life involving Pemex and Mexichem.

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Deliverology 101 is more like neoliberalism 2.0

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| April 7, 2016
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