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April 2015

Posted: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Sign up to get involved in labour's campaign for a better Canada.Sign up to help us win a new government in the next federal election. Do you want to help us work for a better, more secure future for... Read more
Posted: Thursday, April 9, 2015
OTTAWA ― Canada’s central labour body is calling on workers across the country to join a nation-wide boycott by buying their beer in bottles, not cans.The move backs a boycott launched by the United... Read more
Posted: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in Health and Safety, Human Rights & Equality, LGBTQ2SI
April 11 is the International Day against Bullying, Discrimination, Homophobia and Transphobia in schools and communities. 

March 2015

They come to Canada to fill jobs that employers cannot find Canadians to fill, they work, pay taxes, contribute to CPP and they put back into the local economy.  These are Canada’s Temporary Foreign... Read more
Posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in Human Rights & Equality, Aboriginal Workers, Racialized Workers
On February 24, Quebec court Judge Eliana Marengo told a young Muslim woman named Rania El Alloul that she would not hear her case unless she removed her head scarf.
Posted: Friday, March 13, 2015 in Around the World, Trade, Investment and Security
The Canadian Labour Congress says that Bill C-51, proposed anti terrorism legislation, threatens to undermine the very freedoms the government claims it wants to protect.“Canadians agree that... Read more

February 2015

Posted: Thursday, February 12, 2015 in Health and Safety
The International Trade Union Confederation is calling on unions around the world to demonstrate their support for the right to strike on February 18.The mobilization comes in advance of a key... Read more
Posted: Sunday, February 8, 2015 in Human Rights & Equality, Aboriginal Workers, Women
On February 14th, communities across Canada will hold Women’s Memorial Marches to remember Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. The Canadian Labour Congress has already called... Read more
Posted: Friday, February 6, 2015 in Jobs and the Economy, Labour Force Survey
Today’s Labour Force Survey shows once again that the government’s claims of a full economic recovery just don’t add up, says the Canadian Labour Congress.“Too many jobs are missing,” said CLC... Read more