Canadians have missed out on approximately 66,000 jobs because the federal government has failed to match the U.S. in renewable energy investments, according to Blue Green Canada.
Looking back at May 1: the South Korean union struggle, a history of the Wobblies, No One Is Illegal's Day of Action and music from Reverb Syndicate.
Alert! Radio from Canadian Dimension
Alert! Radio #155 - Interviews with Joel Harden, Andrea Levy, Jane Stinson and Sekura Saunders. Headlines, Around the Left, and Music is the Weapon.
30 minutes of labour news and features brought to you by the Labour Show.
Why do illegal mailers continue to operate? Ask those 'tough on crime' Conservatives.
Asia Pacific Currents
Interviews about the Asian Transnational Corporation Monitoring Network (ATNC), the labour movement and May Day events in South Korea, and the work of the Pakistani Labour Party.
Built on the rallying cry of One Big Union, the Industrial Workers of the World has long distinguished itself for its inclusiveness and willingness to side with the most marginalized workers.
John Bonnar Audio Blog
At Saturday’s 5th Annual No One Is Illegal! May Day of Action, Nanky Rai said there’s a huge difference between what immigrants are told about life in Canada and what they actually experience.
Organizers in cities across Canada have planned May Day events this weekend -- find a list of them here and spread the word!
The B.C. Teachers' Federation is encouraging its members to get involved in the anti-HST campaign because the HST is a regressive tax that will increase taxes for those who can least afford it.