Socialist Worker June 6
Picket lines went up across cities, towns and worksites in Ontario this week as 12,000 members of the United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters walked out on strike.
Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions June 6
Canada’s nurses have commissioned a national study that can help governments and major health care organizations find solutions to an anticipated crisis.
United Food and Commercial Workers May 30
UFCW activists from across the country recently gathered in Ottawa from May 28 to 29 to participate in the 2019 UFCW Canada Political Action Conference.
United Steelworkers May 30
USW health care members met to talk about the importance of bargaining and learn how the union approaches negotiating strategies to win the best possible contracts for its members.
Mining Watch May 30
An overview of the media coverage and the environmental emergency registry reveals at least two spills in the past year
Fair Vote Canada May 28
Fair Vote Canada
Fair Vote Canada applauds the commitment of Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott, running as independents, to champion electoral reform in the 2019 federal election.
Unifor May 28
School bus drivers gathered in protest to decry a contract award system that has led to lower vehicle safety standards, ongoing driver shortages and chaos for students, parents and school boards.
Hospital Employees' Union May 28
This month Canadians will be waving rainbow flags from coast-to-coast in a show of solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community. And HEU encourages all members to join in.
Public Service Alliance of Canada May 23
Neville David is a longtime union activist. Born and raised in Sri Lanka, he began his union activism in his country of birth, as a member of the Bank Employees Union.
Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada May 23
It was uplifting to see so many people banding together to defend the rights of women and transgender people.
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees May 23
A Level 6 wildfire is currently burning through northern Alberta. As a result, 4,000 people, including 750 from the Bushe River Reserve and the entire town of High Level, have been forced to evacuate.
Toronto & York Region Labour Council May 21
Toronto &  York Region Labour Council
June 7th is the first anniversary of the Conservative victory in Ontario. It has been a troubling year, and there are three more to follow.
Canadian Union of Public Employees May 21
The fact that all 60 public school districts have joined the BC Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Educator Network is another victory in the effort to make schools safe and inclusive for students
Canadian Union of Postal Workers May 21
CUPW has elected Jan Simpson, a postal worker from the Scarborough local, as the union’s new National President. She becomes the first black woman to lead a national union in Canada.
Canadian Health Coalition May 16
Lawyers for the plaintiff, Brian Day, are trying to prove that the introduction of private health care will not harm our public health care system.
UFCW Local 401 May 16
The Good Groceries campaign has generated a very important conversation about what Safeway means to Safeway employees and customers alike.
Harrowsmith May 16
The Healing Effect of Horticultural Therapy.
Upstream May 14
Ontario recently announced that it will reduce funding towards public health agencies across the province to the tune of $200 million.
National Union of Public and General Employees May 14
National Union of Public and General Employees
A new survey conducted recently by the Manitoba government shows that provincial employees are significantly less happy with their jobs than they were just 3 years ago.
Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions May 14
Facing a rising tide of workplace violence across the country, nurses have been demanding action from Ottawa for almost 18 months.
Canadian Health Coalition May 10
All those who support universal health care will present expert evidence before the court in the ongoing lawsuit brought by Cambie Corporation against the government of British Columbia.
Socialist Worker May 10
On April 27 members gathered at the Carnegie Community Centre to share success stories of the past year, organize further action and (most importantly) eat cake!
Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario May 10
ETFO is celebrating Education Week, May 6-10, by applauding the professional skills and high-quality learning delivered by Ontario educators.
Inter Pares May 7
What if, this year, we take Mother’s Day back to its roots: a celebration of women as changemakers and contributors to society.
Canadians for Tax Fairness May 7
Canadians for Tax Fairness
Another tax deadline has come and gone, but in the remaining days for Canadians to file their taxes, C4TF squeezed in some good discussion about getting government to do the task for us.
United Steelworkers May 7
A Canadian Green New Deal could put the concerns of labour and environmental groups together to work in a mutually reinforcing way.
Unifor May 2
members gathered at the Unifor Family Education Centre to learn more about Employment Insurance (EI) and the Canada Pension Plan (CPP).
Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation May 2
Harvey Bischof of the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation discusses the changes that are coming to Ontario’s education system, and what they mean for teachers and students
Public Service Alliance of Canada May 2
Labour activists of Asian descent continue to play an integral part in the Canadian labour movement and within PSAC.
Ontario Health Coalition May 1
Ontario Health Coalition
Thousands came from across Ontario in the middle of a work day with a message for the Doug Ford government.