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Kaylie Tiessen | After a gain of 37,000 jobs in October, Ontario posted a loss of 33,900 jobs in November. Unfortunately, 80 per cent of those losses were in full-time work.
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Ella Bedard | The Canadian Federation of Students say that politicians are willing to pay lip service to student issues, but offer little more than that.
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Ella Bedard | Stability is not in the cards for Canadian workers, with young workers particularly affected, according to this year's Vital Signs Reports from the Community Foundations of Canada.
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Kayle Hatt | New data from Statistics Canada's Labour Force Survey released Friday shows that students are struggling to find summer jobs for the sixth year in a row.
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Kayle Hatt | The Parliamentary Finance Committee has been researching youth unemployment. Missing in their new report are big ideas to actually tackle the problem of youth unemployment.
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H.G. Watson | Why is the Crown Holdings strike so important? Here's a great explainer of the international and local repercussions on the labour movement.
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Angella MacEwen | Given that the 2014 federal budget talked a lot about youth unemployment, but didn't actually do very much, I thought it would be worth going over a few trends for the 20-29 age group.
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H.G. Watson | A $14 minimum wage and an overhaul to Ontario's employment and labour laws are among the recommendations that will be presented to the The Premier's Council on Youth Opportunities February 27.
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Tanya Hill | The B.C. Liberals' job plan has done very little to actually curb unemployment rates and produce sustainable jobs.
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Shit Harper Did | Six young people used approximately 300 cans of donated food to barricade the entrance to the Conservative Cabinet Ministers' regional office in protest of the 2014 federal budget.
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Angella MacEwen | Recessions are always harder on young workers, but we are nearly five years out from the end of the last recession and there is still no recovery in sight for young workers.
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Kayle Hatt | It sounds like the federal government is going to try to help young people struggling to find employment. But when you look at the details in the budget, it's clear this is a measure for messaging.