OPSEU launches short film on the cost advantages the public sector has over the private sector and why privatized services are more expensive and can be a threat to public safety.
The fact that the Ontario Liberal government will consider options to potentially privatize key electricity transmission and distribution assets should be a primary focus of the election. Right?
Every day, thousands of people in Detroit, in a city that is situated right by a body of water carrying one fifth of the world's water supply, are having their water ruthlessly cut off.
Canadians are forever being told that privatization is the solution to our economic problems. Not so. It is definitely, definitely the problem.
The National Health Accord expired on March 31 and the federal government has said it won't negotiate a new agreement. Health-care activists are concerned about the impact on universal access to care.
This excerpt from 'Crises of Imagination, Crises of Power' suggests the decline in the public sphere is not because capitalism is in crisis, but because capitalism is the crisis.
A recent UN report says the energy sector has great political clout but water lacks any influence. It's this lack of influence that Maude Barlow has been fighting to address for more than a decade.
a significant number of private clinics are both billing OHIP and charging patients fees on top ranging from $50 - $3,500 or more.
Urge Health Minister Deb Matthews and health critics France Gelinas and Christine Elliott to put aside partisan differences to ensure that confidence in our blood system remains intact.
Asia Pacific Currents
International Women's Day edition of Asia Pacific Currents: Labour news from the Asia Pacific region and an interview about the Korean railway workers' strike.