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Harsha Walia | With recent media scandals about the abuse of temporary foreign workers and the subsequent outrage, Minister Jason Kenney has announced a number of changes to the TFWP.
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Elise Hahn | Sweeping changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program have introduced several reforms. These reforms were met with immediate criticism from migrant justice groups, detailed here.
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Miriam Katawazi | Critiques of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program abound from inside, and outside, parliament after the announcement of changes to the program.
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Karl Nerenberg | Jason Kenney and Chris Alexander have announced a series of changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program that constitute an about-face from Conservative policy since 2006.
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Julia Smith | Media keep asking who is to blame for the Temporary Foreign Workers Program and what it means for Canadian jobs. But this discourse is misleading and obscuring the real problem, and solution.
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Karl Flecker | Stinging from public outrage of how some employers and labour brokers have been taking advantage of the TFWP, the Canadian Federation of Independent Business is now trying to tell a different story.
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Migrant Matters Radio | Who's let in? Who's left out? And why? Does the Canadian government care about how migrants live or just how much they can work?
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MaryCarl Guiao | Workplace horror: This past Christmas Eve in Toronto four migrant workers had plummeted to their deaths, and a fifth worker left in permanent critical condition.
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MaryCarl Guiao | The Conservative government continues to force a great number of people into a position where access to health care and a workplace free of health risks becomes attainable only in their dreams.
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MaryCarl Guiao | The Conservative government continues to force a great number of people into a position where access to healthcare and a workplace free of health risks becomes attainable only in their dreams.
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MaryCarl Guiao | Workplace horror: This past Christmas Eve in Toronto four migrant workers had plummeted to their deaths, and a fifth worker left in permanent critical condition.