It's about shoring up one of the basic human rights supporting a fair and prosperous Canada. But ultimately, it's about saving lives.
People in communities across Canada are coming together under a banner of "Common Causes" on January 28 as MPs head back to the Hill and Parliament resumes.
If we look at actions taken by Harper, it's easy to draw the conclusion that because of Harper and the Conservatives, democracy is dying in Canada.
Instead of doing photo opportunities with pop stars or newlyweds or kissing babies he should be meeting with Chief Theresa Spence in an effort to help First Nations communities
It is the Great Tory Ripoff of Migrant Workers. It is like being forced to buy mandatory auto insurance but you are excluded from coverage.
Governments in Canada at every level must have the capacity to encourage local production through procurement policies.
The European strike is precisely the type of action and co-ordination that the Canadian left must engage in to defeat Harper’s austerity. We need a national day of action against austerity of our own.
Nov 21, 2012
Mondragon bookstore and coffee house
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Warrior Nation: Rebranding Canada in an Age of Anxiety by Ian McKay and Jamie Swift provides a critical perspective on both Canada's growing effort to portray itself as a militaristic Warrior Nation.
The PBO has a mandate to advise Parliament about how taxpayers' money is being managed and "to provide independent analysis (to MPs) about the state of the nation's finances."
We call on the government to focus on strengthening pensions for all Canadians instead of weakening pension plans and retirement security for Canadians dedicated to public service.