The federal government’s plans to modernize labour standards in the federal jurisdiction can’t happen fast enough.
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.
Canada's proportion of the world's 59 biggest banks is more than 15 times this country's share of global population.
No amount of public assurances from Chrystia Freeland about returning to the table with "good faith" negotiators are going to dispel the doubts that now surround Canada-U.S trade relations.
A group of activists are running on a platform of ambitious reforms that would make life more affordable for working people.
Doug Ford's revved-up war against the poor could perhaps be described as politically cunning. One thing it could never be described as is populist.
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Some efforts to fight back against the cancellation of the project.
The fight against climate change now names the need for system change. The same should be true for the fight against neoliberal trade policy.
The problem with the federal government's new anti-poverty statement is that it includes no new poverty reduction measures.
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.