Ottawa – November 29, 2017 – A national Pharmacare campaign backed by UFCW Canada and other CLC affiliates has launched a powerful new video in the call for a national universal prescription medication program.
Toronto – November 25, 2017 – The Trudeau government’s claim of working for the middle class has taken a hit over the last few weeks due to the release of the Paradise Papers – a leak of over 13 million files from two offshore service providers and 19 tax havens’ company registries.
Toronto – November 24, 2017 – UFCW Canada activists from across Ontario led the way at the 14th Biennial Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) Convention, involving more than 1,200 delegates and leaders representing a million plus union members throughout the province.
Toronto – November 23, 2017 – Global wealth inequality has reached another shameful milestone as the richest one percent now owns slightly more than half of the world’s wealth, according to the latest edition of the Global Wealth Report by the Credit Suisse Research Institute (CSRI).
Calgary – November 21, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 401 members and UFCW Canada Local 1118 members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of merging into a bigger, stronger Local 401 — creating the largest private sector local union in Alberta.