Although Misty Lafond has only worked in health care for five years, she has taken advantage of that time as a Steelworker to become an activist, on top of being a licensed practical nurse (LPN).
Tina S. Beier
An overview of the Ford government's cuts to health care in Ontario and how these cuts affect reproductive health, LGBTQ+ mental health, and privatization.
David J. Climenhaga
After years of constant conservative mismanagement, Alberta's health-care system may not be able to take another major reorganization without catastrophic results.
A full list of the Ford government's health care cuts to date.
Ray White, president of Local 1-207 in Alberta, Canada, took his first union course in 1992. He knew right away he wanted to play a role in the fight for workers’ rights.
CHC continues to follow the Charter challenge in BC that is threatening to further open the door to for-profit health care.
Talking Radical Radio
Alas Mata, Baj Mukhopadhyay, and Bilal Mamdani talk about the Liberation Health Convergence, which brought radical health workers together in Toronto for five days in May.
USW health care members met to talk about the importance of bargaining and learn how the union approaches negotiating strategies to win the best possible contracts for its members.
Lawyers for the plaintiff, Brian Day, are trying to prove that the introduction of private health care will not harm our public health care system.
Director Leif Kaldor explores the effects of the "airpocalypse" on human health ranging from asthma to DNA change and dementia. He talks to Face2Face host David Peck.