Edmonton public school trustees don't run on a platform of closing schools, but five more schools are being closed, bringing the total to eighteen school closures in the last decade.
When corporations are guilty of crimes, they don't go to prison, they don't forfeit their freedom -- they just get fined, which often amounts to a slap on the wrist, the cost of doing business.
Showing support for public and community services.
Asia Pacific Currents
Labor news from the Asia-Pacific. Interview about proposed reform to customary land tenure in Papua New Guinea (PNG), with Steven Sukot, from the Bismarck Ramu Group.
The Build a Better B.C. Rally, sponsored by the Build a Better B.C. Coalition, attracted more than one thousand participants to the Vancouver Art Gallery on Saturday.
Organized labour, education, seniors, anti-poverty, aboriginal, women, student and other movements unite.
The Coalition to build a better BC launched on Saturday, April 10th, in Vancouver with a kick-off rally.
Ontario's home care system, already damaged by McGuinty's continuation of Mike Harris' contracting out policy, will sustain further harm if the province lifts its ban on competitive bidding.
30 minutes of labour news and features.
A stunning documentary chronicles the efforts of American lawyers trying to take the soft drink giant to court over the killings of 10 union leaders in Columbia.