Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario March 19
Ontario’s publicly funded education system should not be subjected to a poorly timed experiment in large-scale, online assessment, especially during a pandemic.
Inter Pares March 17
A Montreal-based company has recently been hired by General Mya Tun Oo -- a senior member of Burma’s military regime who is on Canada's sanctions list -- to lobby on behalf of the military.
Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada March 17
Bill 207 is the third time a safe access bill to protect Manitobans’ access to abortion care has been put forth in the province. Similar laws already exist in six provinces.
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees March 11
Alberta Health Services is playing favourites, as they overwrite their own rules and let high-paid bosses jump the vaccine queue while kicking low-wage front-line workers out of line.
Canadian Health Coalition March 11
On this solemn day, the Canadian Health Coalition remembers the loved ones who were taken by this cruel disease, and we stand together with their families, their friends, and their colleagues.
Canadians for Tax Fairness March 9
Canadians for Tax Fairness
Last fall, the Liberals promised to identify new ways of taxing inequality -- this budget is their chance to follow through on that commitment
Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation March 9
Ontario’s stated goal is to keep schools open to in-person learning. As it considers the order of priority for vaccinations, teachers' unions ask that priority access be given to front-line educators.
Harrowsmith March 5
When you hear the name Cowichan, perhaps you think of the beautiful Cowichan Valley on southern Vancouver Island, or the largest First Nations band in British Columbia.
United Steelworkers March 5
This was a budget focused on pay cuts, especially in the health care and the public sector, threatening the lives and livelihoods of many Albertans.
Public Service Alliance of Canada March 3
The government’s budget must address the inequities exposed and exacerbated by the pandemic. New social services must be provided by public servants, not private contractors.
Mining Watch March 3
The Federal Court heard a case alleging the Canadian government is improperly withholding information about its diplomatic interventions on behalf of Canadian company accused of human rights abuses.
Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions February 26
Despite the Liberal Party’s election promise to be guided by their pharmacare council’s recommendations, people in Canada continue to await concrete federal action towards pharmacare.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers February 26
The Gig Workers United campaign launched Thursday with a bold agenda for change. Delivery workers say the status quo is simply unsafe and unliveable for those whose jobs are controlled by apps.
Canadian Union of Public Employees February 24
Pine Lodge Treatment Centre was forced to close after 30 years after a fire last December. Although the facility was able to make plans to relocate, the local Mayor and council have delayed approval.
Liisbeth February 24
A new study shows how feminist business practices can help companies recover from the pandemic -- and thrive in the future.
United Food and Commercial Workers February 18
Given the mutual commitment of both organizations to labour justice, and the many changes in legislation due to COVID-19, UFCW Canada and FoodShare launched the timely, “Know Your Rights" webinar.
Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association February 18
The government’s decision to postpone March Break does not take into consideration the mental health and wellbeing of those involved.
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees February 12
Government has ‘no plan to get Albertans back to work,’ says AUPE.
United Steelworkers February 12
No one should lose their life on the job. It is essential to understand what led to this tragic death.
Canadians for Tax Fairness February 8
Canadians for Tax Fairness
REITs have been exploiting people’s housing needs to reap billions in profits, in addition to receiving preferential tax treatment.
Harrowsmith February 8
Charming towns, delectable foods and gorgeous spas—plan your next staycation (when it's safe, of course).
Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada February 5
Manitoba’s anti-choice government has removed reproductive health from the health minister’s portfolio, and transferred it to a minister with no authority over healthcare delivery or funding.
Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario February 4
The Ford government’s plan to reopen schools in Ontario without adequate layers of protection in place risks future closures and a possible third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Public Service Alliance of Canada February 1
It is a myth that Canada is a model of diversity and inclusion. The reality is that Canadian society has achieved neither equity nor equality for Black Canadians.
Inter Pares February 1
While the specific examples cited in the report are in Burma, the systems of oppression are global, and the report’s recommendations to donors are broadly applicable.
Canadian Health Coalition January 27
Long before the pandemic, health coalitions and others warned that the federal government was underfunding the system and leaving Canadians vulnerable to cuts at the provincial level.
Mining Watch January 27
SkeenaWild and the BC Mining Law Reform network released a new map pointing to 100+ known and potentially contaminated mine waste sites that threaten to pollute waters, fish habitat, and communities.
Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions January 22
Join the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions in remembering and honouring the lives of all Canada’s health care workers who have died from COVID-19, whose names and information are recorded here.
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees January 22
AUPE says incompetence led to Phoenix-style problems.
Liisbeth January 19
Here’s how to buy and support Indigenous makers and artists