Council of Canadians April 14
This video shows people exactly what we in Europe have feared about CETA. Our Canadian friends remind us that what they say is true: Canadians and Europeans have similar values.
United Food and Commercial Workers April 14
Walmart workers demanding compensation for unpaid wages recently won a huge legal victory after the United States Supreme Court denied Walmart's appeal of a class action lawsuit.
Mining Watch April 8
If this gigantic open pit mine is approved, it would set a bad precedent not only for Kamloops, but for communities across BC and Canada in terms of health, public safety, and environmental standards.
Unifor April 8
Lifeline Syria has learned that the government may be reconsidering its position to resettle Syrian refugees as soon as possible or quietly slowing down this process. Take action now.
Socialist Worker April 8
In the lead-up to the convention, more than a dozen riding associations have sent resolutions to endorse the Leap Manifesto.
Council of Canadians April 7
A new report documents the threat to drinking water in Edmundston, Saint Leonard, Saint Anne de Madawaska, Grand Falls, Cambridge Narrows, Hampton, Fredericton and Saint John by Energy East.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers April 7
Canada needs a postal bank. Thousands of rural towns and villages, and some Indigenous communities, don't have a bank -- but many of them have a post office that could provide financial services.
United Food and Commercial Workers April 7
As the strike by UFCW Canada Local 1288P members at Covered Bridge Potato Chips holds strong, thousands of activists from around the world have added their voices in calling for a fair first contract.
United Steelworkers April 5
The former Conservative government, supported by the Liberals, five years ago promised that ordinary Colombians' lives would vastly improve under free trade. Steelworkers show how wrong they were.
Fair Vote Canada April 5
Fair Vote Canada
The Liberal Party platform stated that they will make every vote count and they will consider proportional representation and ranked ballots. Only proportional systems can make every vote count.
Canadians for Tax Fairness April 5
Canadians for Tax Fairness
An anonymous source, 11 million leaked documents, and a year-long investigation effort by 400 journalists in over 80 countries have yielded the Panama Papers, an unprecedented look at tax havens.
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives April 1
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
A new study released by the CCPA and the Rideau Institute analyses fourteen major issues with consular assistance to Canadians traveling and residing abroad.
Fair Vote Canada April 1
Fair Vote Canada
Opponents of electoral reform sometimes claim that proportional representation means amending the constitution or could be subject to a constitutional challenge. They're wrong.
Council of Canadians April 1
The government needs to hold full and proper public consultations with First Nations, provinces and municipalities. So far these so-called consultations are just smoke and mirrors.
National Union of Public and General Employees March 31
National Union of Public and General Employees
Privatization at Newfoundland and Labrador's health authority is causing big headaches. The four companies that replaced union workers is stonewalling vital freedom of information requests.
Hospital Employees' Union March 31
The Hospital Employees Union is calling on the federal Liberal government to honour its 2015 election commitments to bring back a national health accord in partnership with B.C. and other provinces.
Canadian Union of Public Employees March 31
Following revelations that a bank underwriting the Hydro One sale backed a fundraiser that funnelled tens of thousands of dollars into Liberal party coffers, it is time for police to investigate.
United Food and Commercial Workers March 29
The annual Students Against Migrant Exploitation (SAME) tour has once again hit the road in support of the fight against migrant worker exploitation.
Socialist Worker March 29
This comparison is not surprising. His appeal to a mythical past in which America was Great and took shit from no-one sounds an awful lot like Mussolini's appeal to the greatness of the Roman Empire.
Public Service Alliance of Canada March 29
Budget 2016 could create the conditions for more privatization, outsourcing and centralization in the federal public service and PSAC will be monitoring the government's actions closely.
Council of Canadians March 23
The federal budget, released on World Water Day, doesn't go far enough to address the water crisis in First Nations communities.
Canadian Union of Public Employees March 23
There is still no clear plan from the Trudeau Liberal government to strengthen the economy and help working people in Canada.
Canadians for Tax Fairness March 23
Canadians for Tax Fairness
The Liberal government has caved on the campaign promise to close the stock option loophole. Too bad, because it costs Canada $1 billion a year and Canadians definitely don't get their money's worth.
Harrowsmith Now March 18
Harrowsmith Now
Down an industrial hallway, in an old, white-walled factory, past a sprouts company, a chocolate shop, and a caterer sits the Unplugged Woodshop.
Canadian Union of Public Employees March 18
The Ontario government has proposed changes to standards for child care for infants and toddlers.
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives March 18
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
This study from the CCPA questions why Canada agreed to weaker protections for culture and cultural industries in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) than in previous trade treaties.
National Union of Public and General Employees March 16
National Union of Public and General Employees
In a move to further privatize his ministry's functions, Environment and Climate Change Minister Glen Murray is considering involving the for-profit sector in carrying out inspections.
Ontario Health Coalition March 16
Ontario Health Coalition
For years, Canadians have been subjected to rhetoric of crisis that calls for health care reform so private interests can finally profit from the health care system. The latest comes from the OCC.
Mining Watch March 16
Five years after the mine opened and 339 environmental infractions later, the citizens of Malartic are preparing a class action lawsuit. They hope Kamloops residents don't suffer the same fate.
Fair Vote Canada March 15
Fair Vote Canada
Wendy Bergerud, a member of Fair Vote Canada's national council, a leader in Fair Vote Canada Victoria and a long time proportional representation activist passed away on March 8, 2016.