Toronto – March 19, 2018 – In 1966, the United Nations declared March 21 as the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination to commemorate the victims of the 1960 Sharpeville massacre in apartheid-era South Africa — where 69 people were killed by government forces following a peaceful protest against racial discrimination.
Winnipeg – March 17, 2018 – UFCW Canada Local 832 members working at Instabox have voted in favour of a new four-year collective agreement that provides wage increases, an improved footwear allowance, and more.
Toronto – March 16, 2018 – Community activist Ruben Esguerra, also known by his stage name, New Tradition Music, has been nominated for a 2018 Juno Award in the category of World Music Album of the Year.
Ottawa – March 14, 2018 – Many Canadians were excited when Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government announced in the 2018 Federal Budget the establishment of a committee to analyze the implementation of a national pharmacare plan. However, the budget announcement left out one key word – universal.