Podcast
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Scott Neigh | Rebecca Keetch and Tiffany Balducci talk about Green Jobs Oshawa and the fight to get their city's soon-closing automobile assembly plant taken into public hands and re-tooled for green production.
Blog
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Keith Brooks, Mark Rowlinson | Ontario's Climate Plan will create jobs. Now Ontario needs to make sure they're good jobs that go to those who need them most.
Blog
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Kevin Harding | Many Canadians believe there's a trade-off to be made between employment and environmental sustainability. But that doesn't have to be the case, particularly if we look at co-ops as a source of jobs.
Blog
John Cartwright | We don't have to choose between the economy and the environment. On July 5, I will join others in Toronto to demand a justice-based transition to a new energy economy from our political leaders.
Blog
Lindsey Bertrand | The CCPA released a paper about "just transition" -- an approach that aims to minimize the impact of environmental policies on workers and communities in affected industries -- for resource workers.
Podcast
Victoria Fenner | Van Jones is an environmental advocate, CNN commentator, and best-selling author who is a prominent voice on environment and the economy. In conversation with Claudio D'Andrea.
News
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Claudio D'Andrea | Van Jones will be in Toronto talking green jobs this weekend. He took time to talk with rabble.ca about labour and green jobs. Here's that conversation.
Blog
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Tony Clarke | A range of social enterprises and related initiatives demonstrate that Winnipeg and Manitoba are on the cutting edge of transition strategies to a low-carbon economy future.
Blog
Emma Lui | Here are five points that debunk the myth that if we protect our water and climate, we are "anti-jobs."
Blog
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Doug Carrick | How can climate change be changed and how is it already changing? Canada has the capacity and technology to create jobs around renewable energy, so why aren't we?
Blog
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Joseph Leivdal | Today a movement is building to resist resource extraction. There are those who argue we need resource extraction for jobs, yet there are no jobs on a dead planet and no green jobs under capitalism.
Blog
Jesse McLaren | There is growing labour opposition to Line 9, out of solidarity with indigenous communities and as part of a green jobs strategy to rebuild the labour movement and avert climate catastrophe.