The B.C. Liberal government's announcement on minimum wage will do nothing to lift minimum-wage workers out of poverty.
National Union of Public and General Employees
Canada has not sufficiently implemented measures to ensure that cases of missing and murdered Aboriginal women are effectively investigated and prosecuted.
From 1980–2005, average household income in the poorest 10 per cent of neighbourhoods increased by only two per cent compared to incomes in the richest 10 per cent of neighbourhoods that rose by 80.
A recent study shows doubling the amount people can contribute to a tax free savings account is Robin Hood in reverse.
A recent Global News report revealed that privatizing food services in Saskatchewan correction facilities will increase costs.
Dignity for All: the campaign for a poverty-free Canada was created to make Canada poverty-free, socially secure and cohesive by 2020.
"We're calling on the premiers to do what Prime Minister Stephen Harper won't: help the struggling middle class."
The province of Newfoundland and Labrador announces that they won't be working with the federal government in the various ongoing trade agreements.
New report accuses Alberta government of playing politics instead of acting to protect the province's farm workers.
"Harper, by allowing Fantino to stay in the position for so long, shows that the Minister was only carrying out the bigger agenda of the federal Conservatives."