The Canadian Labour Congress, the national voice of the labour movement, represents 3.3 million Canadian workers. The CLC brings together Canada’s national and international unions along with the provincial and territorial federations of labour and 111 district labour councils.
Posted: Tuesday, 28 April 2015
Safer and Healthier Workplaces — Just One Election Away
Every year, thousands of Canadians are killed or injured on the job or die from work-related diseases. Yet, this is something few of us think about when we mark our ballots at election time.
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Posted: Wednesday, 22 April 2015
All we want for earth day is a government that prioritizes the creation of quality green jobs in the clean energy sector. The Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) is working with environmental organizations to make this happen.
In the coming federal election, we… Read More
Posted: Tuesday, 21 April 2015
The Canadian Labour Congress says the federal budget does not deliver the economic stimulus Canadians needed to feel better about their future.
“As expected, this is a pre-election budget, with lots of little gifts aimed at fending off critics and buying… Read More
Posted: Monday, 20 April 2015
The labour movement cares about global climate change because it affects our members and all Canadians. We want to create good, green jobs for Canadians to boost the economy and protect the environment we live in.
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Posted: Friday, 17 April 2015
This fall we believe we can win a new government, but we need your help.
Join us for a time for a change event in your community to see how you can get involved. These short and fun events will be a great opportunity to meet fellow labour activists in your… Read More
Posted: Tuesday, 14 April 2015
The benefits of paying people decent wages are abundantly clear. Just as the Union Advantage puts extra money into workers pockets to spend locally, higher minimum wages increase the demand for local goods and services.
Unfortunately, in many provinces, minimum… Read More