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June 2017

Posted: Thursday, June 1, 2017 in Human Rights & Equality, LGBTQ2SI
Over the next few months, Canada’s unions will join others in communities across Canada to celebrate Pride and support LGBTQ2SI equality and justice.While Pride is a time to celebrate, it is also a... Read more

May 2017

Posted: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 in Human Rights & Equality, Young Workers, Jobs and the Economy
The Canadian Labour Congress joins workers’ advocates celebrating today’s announcement that the Ontario government will raise the provincial minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2019, and reform the... Read more
Posted: Friday, May 26, 2017
On behalf of the 3.3 million members of the Canadian Labour Congress, I extend my deepest condolences to the people of Manchester and all those who lost loved ones in Monday’s horrific and senseless... Read more
Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in Human Rights & Equality, Young Workers, Jobs and the Economy
With today’s long-anticipated release of the Changing Workplaces Review report, the Canadian Labour Congress is calling on the Ontario government to go further than the report’s recommendations in... Read more
Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in Human Rights & Equality, LGBTQ2SI
May 17 is the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), a day which marks the anniversary of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) decision to remove homosexuality from... Read more
Posted: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Delegates at the CLC’s 28th Constitutional Convention today elected CLC Officers for the next term, 2017-2020.CLC President Hassan Yussuff won a second mandate by acclamation. Yussuff was originally... Read more
Posted: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Canada’s unions are celebrating an announcement by Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, that Canada will finally ratify the International Labour Organization’s... Read more
Posted: Saturday, May 6, 2017
It was standing room only at a memorial for former CLC President Bob White at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Friday. More than 600 union and community activists and leaders joined his family... Read more
Posted: Thursday, May 4, 2017
This year marks the 100th anniversary of The Canadian Press. A creation of newspaper publishers in 1917 as a distributor of news across the country, and enshrined under an Act of Parliament, the... Read more

April 2017

Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Canada’s unions are celebrating ... Read more

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