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Ontario workers face less protection from injury

This originally appeared at the National Observer
 

On Nov. 17, 2017, a worker at the Recochem plant in Milton,...

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July 19, 2019

UNBOWED Injured workers continue battle for their rights

THE GRINCH IS ALL TOO REAL FOR INJURED WORKERS IN ONTARIO. The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) steals their Christmas from them just like the cartoon character.

July 17, 2019

STAND WITH ONTARIO

Last June Doug Ford and the Ontario Progressive Conservatives got themselves elected, with the power to govern as they please, with just 40 percent of the vote.

July 15, 2019

GROUP THERAPY Better health for all depends on better life for all

J. GARY PERLINE DIDN’T CHOOSE TO BE SICK. He didn’t choose to be poor either. But he was. Poverty didn’t make him sick. But it did make him more likely to get sick.

July 12, 2019

NO SALE Citizens mobilize to hold on to ownership of seniors’ care home

DARRIN PATEY DIDN’T WANT MARJORIE DENGIS TO BE FORCED FROM HER HOME. He’s certain now that she won’t be.

July 10, 2019

NO DUMBELLS Fitness workers exercise their rights in Goodlife union drive

There are more than 12,000 of them. They work as group fitness instructors and personal trainers in more than 300 Goodlife locations from coast to coast.

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