The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees is troubled to hear of the impending closure of the Andrew Seniors Lodge (ASL), a 24-bed assisted living facility with four independent living units.
3 Minute Action
Some efforts to fight back against the cancellation of the project.
Asia Pacific Currents
The last 20 years has seen a big rise in temporary migrant workers in Australia. They often need specialized support. The Migrant Workers Centre in Melbourne has been recently set up to do this.
A pilot program launched in 2004 targeting specific seasonal workers in Eastern Canada and Quebec expired in 2017. Thanks to pressure from unions and allies, some funding has been reinstated.
The Basic Income Pilot cancellation is not just a social assistance issue, it is a health issue, and the health equity gap in Ontario will likely continue to grow.
Canada Post has agreed to honour the arbitrator’s decision in its entirety. The parties have therefore agreed to end this legal saga that has been going on for far too long.
One year ago, Justin Trudeau met with PSAC promised to fix the rail line to Churchill, Manitoba and invest in the port. Winter is coming, people are leaving, but no investment has been made.
Sep 24, 2018
2 Dundas SquareToronto , ON
March to show support to marginalized Ontarian's, who are being treated poorly by Doug Ford and the Ontario PC's.
Oct 23, 2018
Queen's Park Toronto (Ontario Legislature) Toronto , ON
The overwhelming majority of Ontarians oppose health care privatization. We need to mobilize, to make visible the public demand to improve our public health care.
A conversation with Hazel Corcoran, Executive Director of the Canadian Workers Co-operative Federation, about ways to collectivize in various co-operative models.