The Canadian Association of Labour Media provides training, news and online services to a network of union activists and editors. We aim to strengthen the labour movement by building media literacy.

2017 Ontario workplace convictions

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Les cinq priorités du NPD

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2018 CALM annual report

CALM's 2018 annual report is available for download here.

News from CALM

February 21, 2019

STINKING RICH Tales from a barista's diary

IF YOU WANT TO KNOW WHAT A REALLY RICH PERSON SMELLS LIKE,  then next time you're in an airport, go to the bar that offers the nicest selection of alcohol.

February 20, 2019

PINK TAX Women pay high price for just being female


February 11, 2019

DON’T YOU DARE Thousands rally to warn Ford not to make health care cuts

EDDY ALMEIDA PROMISED DOUG FORD A FIGHT. He had 8000 people ready to back him up.

February 10, 2019

DEADLY PATTERN Fourth Fiera Foods temp worker killed at work

ONCE SHOULD HAVE BEEN MORE THAN ENOUGH. IT WASN’T. Another worker has been killed on the job at a Fiera Foods operation in Toronto.

February 8, 2019

IT TAKES A UNION Unions bargain a $100 million payout to low-wage workers in B.C.

UNION HATERS ARE HAVING A HARD TIME IN B.C. There is a $100 million answer to the question “what have unions done for you lately.”

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Cover of the CALM guide on dealing with mediaDealing effectively with media: a guide for union communicators