Mulcair and the NDP want to create universal child care. Harper and the Conservatives want to give the rich more tax breaks.
United Food and Commercial Workers
A progressive and inclusive organization that is dedicated to workers’ rights & a better future for members and their families.
Forty years ago, the Canadian and Mexican governments came together to create the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program. And they still have yet to fix it.
Bill C-279 is now before a Senate Committee which is considering amendments to the proposed legislation which would essentially undo the principles the bill aims to uphold.
Private member's Bill C-377, Harper's attack on unions, is back on the Senate agenda.
The Harper government needs to commit to supporting safe working conditions in Bangladesh's garment sector.
More than 100 migrant agriculture workers will now receive the EI Parental Benefits they were wrongfully denied by an Employment Insurance tribunal.
UFCW presented hard-hitting brief on Quebec Liberal government's Bill 8 and its attack on the labour rights of seasonal agriculture workers in Quebec to unionize and bargain collectively.
Target continues to fail workers at its Canadian stores by not providing employees with enough hours for them to make ends meet.
UFCW Canada filed a human rights complaint today, denouncing B.C. employers who use discriminatory mechanisms that allow them to avoid hiring women under the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program.
On August 9, stand in solidarity with Indigenous nations and demand that all levels of government start respecting and implementing the tenets of the UN Declaration.