This paper explores the possible connections and avenues for co-operation between the living wage movement and the broader corporate social responsibility community.
CAW Council delegates are calling for major government policy changes in the wake of the closure of the Electro-Motive Diesel plant in London, Ontario.
Wal-Mart continues to lower standards for workers around the globe and weaken labour relations in each country where it expands.
This blog post reviews the NDP leadership candidates' positions on the corporate accountability of Canadian mining companies.
Feb 24, 2012
78 Victoria Street POD 250Toronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 4.5828" N, 79° 22' 38.9496" W
Public forum on eroding democracy: free trade agreements, corporate rights and resource extraction in the Americas.
Thursday afternoon, Meg Borthwick caught up with the president of CAW Local 27, Tim Carrie, in the lobby of the London Hilton during a break from closure negotiations with Caterpillar.
Caterpillar just reported that annual profits rose 83 per cent to a record $4.9 billion. Electro-Motive received $5 million in federal tax breaks announced on the factory floor by Mr. Harper in 2008.
Feb 10, 2012
Tequilla Bookworm 2nd Floor
512 Queen St West (Between Bathurst and Spadina)Toronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W
Join community activists Christine Mettler, Marie Sydney, and Raul Burbano as they host round table discussion on Bill C-323
When L.A. and Occupy L.A. are making the same unanimous demand, it's clear that the desire to take on corporate power in politics is finally gaining traction.
The Victims of Brookfield Association will be in Toronto to take part in Occupy Toronto and share the story of how they lost their hard-earned pensions to corporate greed.