The demolition by employers of the standard full-time permanent job is the biggest labour market story of the last generation, yet it has largely been ignored by legislators.
Lori Theresa Waller
A recap of the week's top labour stories. ILO condemns Canada Post back-to-work legislation; ON Law Commission reports on precarious work; March job losses worst since 2009; and more
Mar 16, 2013
Victoria College, University of Toronto
91 Charles StreetToronto , ON
Canada43° 40' 3.108" N, 79° 23' 31.8516" W
2013 marks the 40th anniversary of the Law Union, and this year’s conference will bring progressive legal and activist communities together to discuss an exciting and challenging series of issues.
A groundbreaking study tracking a group of laid off workers in Ontario shows that they continue to struggle to find decent jobs amidst the turmoil of the current labour market.
Oct 3, 2010
1101 Bloor St. WestToronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 36.432" N, 79° 26' 2.7636" W
Andrew Cash's Urban Worker Forum brings together contract workers, freelancers, part-time workers and the self-employed to talk about our shared strengths and struggles, and to look for solutions.
This popular education manual for workshops on precarious employment contains a dozen basic activities plus a handful more in the appendices.