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September 13, 2012

In the past year, Premier Christy Clark and three party leaders from other provinces have speculated about importing some unfriendly labour laws from the U.S.

Vancouver mother Dawn Steele has spent more than a decade fighting for children and adults with developmental disabilities. 

Expressing outrage over the negligence of government authorities, IndustriALL Global Union launched a LabourStart campaign

September 12, 2012

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September 11, 2012

From dawn in Fiji to sunset in Hawaii, workers from more than 100 countries will take part in a global day of action to demand stronger government action for economic recovery, job creation for you

September 10, 2012

 

Many communities and unions run United Way campaigns through their workplaces in the fall. Some campaigns last from September through December and others run for a shorter period.

 

CUPE launched a fun and informative game on literacy and clear language to celebrate International Literacy Day on September 8.

September 6, 2012

 

B.C. Government workers across the province went on a province-wide, one-day strike on Wednesday, September 5, 2012.

September 4, 2012

August 23, 2012

August 17, 2012

The Canadian Labour Congress says that too many young workers are unemployed and they risk being left behind in a Canadian economy that looks increasingly sluggish.

August 16, 2012

Governments have a role to play in ensuring citizens live healthy lives.

 

Working shifts increases the risk of suffering a major vascular event, including a stroke and heart attack, according to a new study led by Canadian researchers. 

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