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February 3, 2016 |
Algonquin is one of at least three Ontario community colleges, including Niagara and Centennial, that have established campuses in Saudi Arabia to make up for government funding shortfalls.
January 22, 2016 |
Due to the provincial funding freeze hospitals are facing extremely challenging budget decisions. That kind of language is a euphemism for more service cuts.

Ontario's employment standards should apply to all workers

The Ontario government is currently undergoing a review of Employment Standards and Ontario Labour Relations Act through the Changing Workplaces Commission.


January 13, 2016 |
Freelance workers face challenges with legal protection, recognition, compensation and rights over their work. Sign this petition and send a message to the Ontario government.
January 8, 2016 |
On December 16, management at the Rideau Carleton Raceway Slots locked out 124 of its workers. Here are eight things you should know about the current situation.
January 7, 2016 |
Algonquin College needs to get out of Saudi Arabia, and the Liberals need to give colleges the means to do their job: providing the education that will bring jobs and prosperity to the province.

Trudeau urged to reject Lake Huron nuclear waste dump

November 12, 2015
| Ontario Power Generation wants to bury low-level nuclear waste at a site just a few hundred metres from Lake Huron, the drinking water supply for 40 million people on both sides of the border.
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Teachers need our support

Teachers have been facing a lot of resistence in their contract negotiations in provinces across Canada. Right now, in Ontario, elementary teachers are being threatened with their pay being docked if they continue to work to rule . Working to rule is now being noticed by the school community because the extra work teachers take on makes the school a better place.  As the negotiations heat up, there will be a lot of misinformation about teachers that will be bandied about.


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