Image: CUPW. Used by permission.

Many rural and Indigenous communities lack adequate banking services. And people who use payday services are often those who do not have bank accounts.The Canadian Union of Postal Workers wants Canada Post to provide publicly owned postal banking services as other countries do. An interview with CUPW president Jan Simpson.

RadioLabour’s Canada Report October 11 to 18, 2019

Also on this week’s show:

• The World Day for Decent Work
• Labour calls for a care economy
• The LabourStart Report about union events
• And singing: “Hold the Fort”

Music: Joe Uehlein. A Smithsonian Folkways recording. Used by permission.

Image: CUPW. Used by permission.

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