What are your thoughts on the budgets of Manitoba within the past few years, and perhaps the entire 1999 - present period? Are there any ways in which you would restructure tax and spending policy (tax shifts, increases or cuts and spending cuts, increases, or shifts)?
The elections for leadership of the Canadian Labour Congress are being held tomorrow morning. Check out labour reporter H.G. Watson's overview of the candidates, and their platforms.
Talking Radical Radio
Valerie Smith and Jarem Sawatsky talk about their Winnipeg-based summer school for peacebuilders from Canada and around the world.
The annual, alternative Earth Day event, founded by Indigenous women and allies to support Indigenous community-led campaigns to protect the earth for future generations.
Apr 29, 2014
Millennium Library, Carol Shields Auditorium
251 DonaldWinnipeg , MB
Canada49° 53' 31.3224" N, 97° 8' 33.054" W
The Alternative Municipal budget outlines what the City of Winnipeg could do if it were truly committed to social justice, environmental sustainability and sustained economic growth.
Honestly, giving there's been a push against rapid transit in our city politicians need to know just how it helps our infrastructure issues in the long run.
In its 2014 budget, Manitoba is taking action to provide marginalized people with the assistance they need to overcome barriers to education and employment.
A blog post was approved and posted by the Museum for Human Rights on March 4, 2014. Then it was withdrawn, due to a line critical of federal Conservative government policies on women.
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In many ways, our society has institutionalized poverty. In order to break with this harmful pattern, we need to consider more beneficial policies.