Ottawa- February 23, 2017 – The plight of First Nations children continues, despite a ten-year legal battle that resulted with the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal ordering the federal government in January 2016 to end the longstanding, systemic underfunding of First Nations children’s services.
Surrey, B.C. – February 27, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 1518 members at J & L Beef in Surrey, B.C. have ratified a new five-year, industry-leading collective agreement that includes wage increases, an employer paid pension plan, and more.
Toronto – February 22, 2017 – In the past fifteen years, average tuition fees in Canada have increased more than five times the rate of inflation, and at their current rate of increase, tuition fees will exceed all other student expenses combined within five years.