Much of the cost of these cancelled deals lies in the privatized structure the government chose to develop public infrastructure.
The Raise the Rates Campaign is holding a week of action (October 12-20) to fight the attack on ODSP (Ontario Disability Support Program) and demand living income for all in this province.
Women, racialized workers and recent immigrants are more likely to be working for minimum wage.
Communities in Huehuetenango are under siege by Guatemalan military and police. Please call the Guatemalan Embassy to express concern about the safety of peaceful protesters in Huehuetenango.
Labour news summary from Sept. 11 to Sept. 23
Tim Hudak says he wants to ‘modernize' Ontario laws, but rather than taking us into the future his proposals would send us back to the Great Depression.
The difference can be attributed to several factors, as the public sector workforce tends to be older, more female and more unionized.
Liberal governments bear responsibility for a decision by the Ontario Labour Relations Board that effectively takes away the democratic right of more 6,000 college part-time workers to join a union.
The Ontario government paved the way for the crisis at Canada's largest jail for youth, and it has the power to turn around the volatile and dangerous situation, says the union for staff there.
By-election results show most people reject Progressive Conservatives plans for austerity, reduced community services and regressive American style labour rights.