The campaign focuses on B.C. park rangers as an endangered species, with only 10 full-time rangers left to patrol 1,000 parks and protected areas, covering more than 32 million acres province-wide.
David J. Climenhaga
Alberta Premier Alison Redford may have only one good card left: the votes of cautious public employees, managers and their families.
Austerity will only increase inequality and push up demand for public services. It will reduce government revenues and drive up the deficit over time.
The Ontario government wants to shut down Thistletown Regional Centre even though the facility is an acclaimed, much-praised children’s mental health centre.
Ontario Finance Minister Dwight Duncan’s new budget ignores key realities about public services and the hard reality of life for millions of Ontarians.
This direct attack on public workers has far-reaching implications. Unionists across North America are watching closely and standing together with our sisters and brothers in Wisconsin.
The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU/NUPGE) is staging dozens of events across the province this Friday for its campaign against a two-year wage freeze proposal.