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On July 5th, Get involved in the March for Jobs, Justice and the Planet | Jul 1 2015 | Learn how the contigents are organized, volunteer to help, carry the torch for Climate Justice...get involved!
ROC United's Diner's Guide and EthicalConsumer.org | Jul 1 2015 | New tools to help you spend your money supporting organizations that support your values
Keep on fighting for the Canada we want | Jul 1 2015 | Maya Bhullar | Civil liberties, teachers and public sector workers, the climate, and so much more is under attack...let's keep fighting back!
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July 4th: National Day of Action for Jobs Justice and Climate | Jul 1 2015 | Join actions in cites across Canada to call for climate change
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Journalism is... | Jun 29 2015 | rabbleTV | The JournalismIS campaign marks the first phase of a longer term effort to mobilize the media industry and the public to support professional journalism in Canada.
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Postal workers' union alleges union-busting by Canada Post | Jun 29 2015 | Ella Bedard | Unionized temp agency loses its contract with Canada Post less than a year after signing first collective agreement. Would you say union-busting?
Beyond teamsters and turtles: Jobs, justice, climate | Jun 29 2015 | Judy Rebick | On Saturday July 5, the March for Jobs, Justice and Climate led by Indigenous contingents will be the start of a new movement bringing together major forces in the struggle for transformative change.
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A new kind of climate movement | Jun 26 2015 | rabbleTV | This is the story of how the March for Jobs, Justice & the Climate has come together.
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This week in labour: Strike with Pride! | Jun 26 2015 | Ella Bedard | It's Pride season. This week's labour roundup honours the work of LGBTIQ activists as strikes erupt across the country.
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Watch: The life and death of worker resistance, part 4 | Jun 25 2015 | Operation Maple | Have we forgotten the real war waged on us all? Hint: It rhymes with Napital Prism.
The Road to Ballantyne, Vancouver 1935
Let us remember, and teach, labour history in schools | Jun 25 2015 | Rod Mickleburgh | The Battle of Ballantyne Pier and the Second Narrows bridge disaster in Vancouver are touchstones of B.C.'s and Canada's labour history. Read on and see if you think they are worthy of learning about.
Join the actions for Jobs, Justice and the Climate on July 4 and 5! | Jun 24 2015 | Andrea Harden-Donahue | Mark your calendars! July 4 and 5 are key dates to hit the streets for Jobs, Justice and the Climate.

Events

Toronto
Sun, Jul 5, 2015
March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate

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