Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation October 4
This year on World Teachers’ Day, in conjunction with the Canadian Teachers’ Federation, OSSTF is celebrating teachers as the heartbeat of public education.
Inter Pares October 4
Interpares reflects as Parliament passes a motion revoking Aung San Suu Kyi's honorary Canadian citizenship.
United Steelworkers October 2
Canadian families have been left in the lurch from concessions made to get a deal with the United States on a renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement.
Canadians for Tax Fairness October 2
Canadians for Tax Fairness
Cameco uses subsidiaries and related companies in known tax-haven countries to lower their taxes in Canada. This often-used strategy by corporations is costing Canadians over $10 billion per year.
United Food and Commercial Workers October 2
The national leader of Canada’s food workers union says the trade deal with U.S. and Mexico will weaken Canada’s food system and create uncertainty for workers and their communities.
Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation September 27
The Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation will focus on opportunities for worker co-ops in the changing world of work at its 27th annual fall Conference, taking place in Winnipeg, Nov 1-3.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers September 27
Suburban Mail Carriers (RSMC) have finally won their long battle for pay equity.
Hospital Employees' Union September 27
Three announcements in the last few days from B.C.’s NDP government are a signal that B.C. is rejecting the previous government health privatization agenda and moving to invest in seniors’ care.
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees September 25
As Canada celebrates its first ever Gender Equality Week from Sept. 23-29, the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees is calling on the provincial government to introduce wage equity legislation
Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions September 25
Canada’s nurses join more than 70 national, provincial and territorial organizations from coast to coast to coast in announcing their Consensus Principles for National Pharmacare.
Public Service Alliance of Canada September 25
Because of the Phoenix payroll disaster, thousands of federal public service workers have gone unpaid. But day after day, we keep showing up to deliver services you depend on. We’re here for Canada—no
Harrowsmith September 21
The economic impact for growers and wine importers is still in chalk, and the weather watch doesn’t end with a fall harvest.
Canadian Health Coalition September 21
Please do your part in advocating for a National Public Drug Plan. The government is inviting everyone to fill in a 10-minute questionnaire and share their personal experience.
Fair Vote Canada September 18
Fair Vote Canada
Fair Vote Canada reports on Doug Ford overruling the charter and how it can be seen as a consequence of the the First-past-the-post system.
Food Secure Canada September 18
Food Secure Canada reports back on the government of Canada's new What We Heard report from its 2017 consultations.
Ontario Health Coalition September 13
Ontario Health Coalition
The Ontario Health Coalition reminds us to be fully aware of what is happening behind the scenes, but to never drop the call for what we really need
Mining Watch September 13
The Chief of Alderville First Nation and over 250 people gathered at a community information meeting to oppose the McBride mining project.
Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario September 11
ETFO announces nnounced legal action against the Ontario government regarding its repeal of the 2015 Health and Physical Education Curriculum and the anonymous parent ‘snitch line’.
The Toronto and York Region Labour Council September 11
The Toronto and York Region Labour Council
In the next four years, we must find the courage to spe ak out and mobilize against all injustice. Not just what affects us directly, but to always uphold our common humanity.
UFCW Local 401 September 6
The United Food and Commercial Workers Union, Local 401, celebrates and congratulates the Alberta LGBTQ2+ community on a successful and spirited Pride Season.
Canadian Union of Public Employees September 6
The Ford Government has announced that Ontario colleges and universities must comply with new, arbitrary free speech rules or face funding cuts.
Unifor September 4
The federal government’s plans to modernize labour standards in the federal jurisdiction can’t happen fast enough.
United Steelworkers September 4
Joint statement from Ken Neumann, United Steelworkers National Director for Canada and Leo W. Gerard, USW International President, on the status of North American Free Trade Agreement renegotiation.
Socialist Worker August 31
A group of activists are running on a platform of ambitious reforms that would make life more affordable for working people.
United Food and Commercial Workers August 29
UFCW Canada activists join generations of working families across the country in celebrating the life of Bromley Armstrong.
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees August 29
The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees is troubled to hear of the impending closure of the Andrew Seniors Lodge (ASL), a 24-bed assisted living facility with four independent living units.
Unifor August 24
A pilot program launched in 2004 targeting specific seasonal workers in Eastern Canada and Quebec expired in 2017. Thanks to pressure from unions and allies, some funding has been reinstated.
Upstream August 24
The Basic Income Pilot cancellation is not just a social assistance issue, it is a health issue, and the health equity gap in Ontario will likely continue to grow.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers August 24
Canada Post has agreed to honour the arbitrator’s decision in its entirety. The parties have therefore agreed to end this legal saga that has been going on for far too long.
Public Service Alliance of Canada August 24
One year ago, Justin Trudeau met with PSAC promised to fix the rail line to Churchill, Manitoba and invest in the port. Winter is coming, people are leaving, but no investment has been made.