With 2014 about to end as the warmest year on record, it is becoming more and more urgent that meaningful action to address climate change take place.
Canadian Union of Public Employees
With 570,000 members across Canada, CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services and airlines.
Pursing the Liberal government's privatization plan for Hydro One's electrical distribution assets is a costly mistake.
Canada's abysmal record on climate change will again be put under the microscope at COP 20.
Over half (53.5 per cent) of those who experience domestic violence report that at least one type of abusive act happened at or near the workplace.
A new report warns that controversial investor protection rules in the proposed CETA could expose Canada to a new wave of corporate lawsuits that restrict the powers of all levels of governments.
Universal child care is the pre-condition for gender equality and a public good, much like public health care and education.
The time has come to ask not whether a universal public drug plan is relevant but rather simply when it needs to be implemented.
The Harper government persists on ineffective high-cost proposals such as income-splitting and the Universal Child Care Benefit. But, is this what we really need?
The Government of Saskatchewan announced an expansion of its misguided privatization agenda with promises of more public-private partnerships, private liquor stores and more.
We know that public investment in infrastructure, education, health care, social services and jobs is a precondition to peace and stability everywhere in the world. We should invest in peace.