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Ethel Tungohan | York Centre Conservative candidate Mark Adler and Jason Kenney announced "new" changes to the Live-In Caregiver program only to regurgitate the Conservatives' broken promises.
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Ethel Tungohan | The divisions between the Liberals, NDP and the Greens on immigration policies remain few, except when it comes to support for Bill C-51.
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Ethel Tungohan | Chris Alexander promised the Filipino and migrant communities that changes to the Live-In Caregiver Program would protect them and quicken processing times. The opposite has occurred.
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Ethel Tungohan | Immigration Minister Chris Alexander's changes to the Live-In Caregivers Program will harm caregivers. So, several groups have united in opposition to the changes to show a united front.
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Ethel Tungohan | The Harper government's proposed changes to the Live-in Caregiver Program is unsurprisingly not great. Why does the government refuse to give landed status to live-in caregivers?
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Ethel Tungohan, Petronila Cleto, Conely de Leon | Live-in caregivers are an important part of Canadian society. So why is Chris Alexander eliminating their ability to obtain permanent residency with his "modern" 'Express Entry' program?
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MaryCarl Guiao | Tapping into the current status of Canada's Live-in Caregiver Program and the work of Montreal-based organization PINAY, which is led by Filipinas, including women working as migrant workers.
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Ethel Tungohan | The Harper government repeatedly disregards findings about the LCP and instead chooses to believe that Filipino families "abuse" the system. Is history just repeating itself?
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Scott Neigh | Althea Balmes and Jo SiMalaya Alcampo talk about their work on a community comic book made in collaboration with Filipina migrant workers in Canada's Live-in Caregiver Program.
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MaryCarl Guiao | Through an upcoming comic book, Filipinas who work as live-in caregivers tell their stories and nurture our creativity and awareness about our herstory.
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John Bonnar | Both said they received no protection from employment standards violations and faced barriers to government enforcement of their rights to unpaid wages.
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John Bonnar | Two live-in caregivers have filed suits against their former employers to recover unpaid wages, overtime and other employment standards entitlements.