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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
Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Canada’s unions are celebrating ... Read more
Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017
Unions and families of workers killed on the job are asking the federal government to do more to enforce laws holding employers criminally accountable for workplace death and injury. The call will be... Read more
Canada’s unions applauded today’s announcement that the federal government will reverse its position by fully supporting the listing chrysotile asbestos among hazardous substances regulated under the... Read more
Earth Day is an international call to action to protect the environment. With 2017 being celebrated as the150th anniversary of Canadian confederation, it is an opportunity to ask ourselves: What can... Read more
Posted: Friday, March 24, 2017 in Jobs and the Economy, Social and Economic Policy, Federal Budget
Compared to the significant announcements made in the 2016 budget and fall economic statement, Wednesday’s federal budget is much more modest, lacking the same ambition to address the pressing... Read more
Posted: Friday, March 24, 2017 in Jobs and the Economy, Social and Economic Policy, Federal Budget
Compared to the significant announcements made in the 2016 budget and fall economic statement, Wednesday’s federal budget is much more modest, lacking the same ambition to address the pressing... Read more

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