Toronto and York Region Labour Council December 22
Toronto and York Region Labour Council
Ontario has finalized an agreement with government agencies, business, labour and the local community to help local people along the Eglinton Crosstown LRT transit corridor get project jobs.
Canadian Labour Congress December 20
On Dec. 14 the federal government announced an asbestos ban. "We can all breathe easier," said CLC president Hassan Yussuff. "This is good public health policy that will without question save lives."
Canadian Union of Postal Workers December 13
"We're glad to see that about two-thirds of the people who lost home delivery might be getting it back. We won't be satisfied until they all get it back. We also demand a discussion of a postal bank."
Upstream December 13
Developed jointly by the Saskatoon Health Region and Upstream, this report applies a health equity lens to the City of Saskatoon's Growth Plan to Half a Million.
Ontario Health Coalition December 13
Ontario Health Coalition
The provincial premiers and the federal government have been at odds over funding health care. Ontario Health Coalition called out both sides for their intransigence and advocated a new Health Accord.
Food Secure Canada December 7
There is a growing interest in agriculture as a career among a diverse group of new farmers, and many are succeeding in developing successful farm businesses. However, they need supportive policies.
Canadian Union of Public Employees December 7
Experts say the privatization of Hydro One is bad for Ontario. The vast majority of Ontarians are strongly opposed to further sale of Hydro One shares. Help keep majority ownership in public hands.
Canadian Union of Public Employees December 7
CUPE NS is calling out the McNeil Government and Minister of Education Karen Casey for their mishandling of negotiations with members of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union.
Mining Watch December 6
In an interview with The Hill Times, Liberal MP John McKay (Scarborough – Guildwood, Ont.) said he expects to see a clear plan in place by March 2017 for creating an ombudsman for the extractive secto
UFCW Local 401 December 6
You can be a part of the movement saying it is #NOTokay. Click through for more information.
Canadians for Tax Fairness November 29
Canadians for Tax Fairness
National civil society groups have joined Canadians for Tax Fairness, and joined international efforts, to step up its fight against the global tax avoidance epidemic by pushing for strong UN action.
United Steelworkers November 29
The Quebec government is allowing Uber to legally operate in Quebec on a one-year trial basis. During the trial period, Uber drivers will not have the same restrictions and rules as taxi drivers.
National Union of Public and General Employees November 29
National Union of Public and General Employees
In the last few years, the privatization industry has put a lot of effort into coming up with new ways to privatize public services.
Public Service Alliance of Canada November 29
Since April 2016, PSAC has been sounding the alarm about the Phoenix pay system. Find out more and take action.
National Union of Public and General Employees November 22
National Union of Public and General Employees
On November 10, 2016, new rules for union certification came into effect. These include the absolute elimination of automatic certification.
United Food and Commercial Workers November 22
On November 25 at 12 p.m. EST, join UFCW Canada on Twitter and Facebook and show your support to the #NotOkay campaign.
Fair Vote Canada November 22
Fair Vote Canada
The government should have the recommendation about electoral reform by Dec. 1. At the consultation, of the witnesses with a position on voting systems, 88% recommended proportional representation.
Council of Canadians November 22
Vigils were organized in more than 45 communities across the country to oppose the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain tar sands pipeline. Here are reports from some of them.
Socialist Worker November 14
Actions will culminate in a march and rally against Kinder Morgan at noon on November 19 in Vancouver.
B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union November 14
BCGEU launches a campaign to demand prison safety now.
Hospital Employees' Union November 11
The Supreme Court has ruled that the B.C. government violated the constitutional right of teachers to negotiate class size and composition.
United Steelworkers September 8
For this year's seventh annual Operation backpack 2016, steelworkers gathered at ArcelorMittal's Hamilton East plant and filled 1,000 backpacks with school supplies for students.
Council of Canadians September 8
More than 50 groups have sent a letter to Trudeau and Minister Carr urging the government to overhaul the National Energy Board before it decides how to proceed with the two proposed oil pipelines.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers September 8
Canadians have flooded their members of Parliament with messages in support of postal banking after Canada's six biggest banks reported a combined profit of $10.4 billion last week.
Socialist Worker September 6
Turkish and Syrian socialists have issued a joint statement opposing Turkish and all other external military intervention in Syria.
Unifor September 6
Unifor
This year's Labour Day celebrations fell on the eve of the announcement of Unifor's strategic plans to target one of the Detroit Three automakers.
National Union of Public and General Employees September 6
National Union of Public and General Employees
For Labour Day, NUPGE takes aim at public sector privatization and reaffirms its history of fighting for and winning the protection of public services.
Council of Canadians September 1
While debate rages in Europe about CETA, the Canada-EU trade agreement, a new report warns that the deal could lower food safety standards.
Canadians for Tax Fairness September 1
Canadians for Tax Fairness
Apple has more than $215 billion in profits stashed offshore. Some of that money was made in Canada.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers September 1
Though CUPW has reached a tentative and short-term collective agreement, union leadership will be back at the bargaining table next year to address many unresolved issues like pay equity and pensions.

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