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May 5, 2017

The CALM annual report provides CALM members a snapshot of the year that was: from our finances and staffing, to our services and resources, this report stands as a record for the work that CALM has u

April 27, 2017

April 26, 2017

Depuis cinq ans, presque tous les trimestres, les médias nationaux nous présentent une variation sur un même thème : les cinq grandes banques du Canada ont connu une autre période de bénéfices sans

April 25, 2017

Strong solidarity and enormous political pressure caused the Nipissing and Parry Sound Children’s Aid Society (CAS) to make an eleventh-hour decision to end the labour dispute it began four months ago.

April 18, 2017

Recently, to fulfill their promise of ensuring that every family in Quebec will have a family doctor, Quebec Liberal Minister of Health Dr.

March 29, 2017

Just about every quarter over the past five years, a variation on a theme appears in the national news: Canada’s big five banks posted another period of record profit.

Kevin O’Leary, the Boston-based former CBC personality said that if he were ever elected, he would make unions illegal. He is one of 14 people running to lead the Conservative Party of Canada.

March 23, 2017

CALM Editor Nora Loreto searched for media releases from all CALM members who are national unions, and whose media releases were available.

March 22, 2017

After the Trudeau government introduced its first budget last year, Canada’s unions were optimistic, but knew that much more would be needed to really build a fairer and more prosperous Canada.

March 20, 2017

Judges for the CALM 2017 Awards are announced. Awards submissions are accepted until March 31st. 

March 3, 2017

February 14, 2017

The 2017 CALM Conference is Friday, May 5 to Sunday, May 7 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Toronto.

February 10, 2017

Stephen Harper didn’t hide what he thought of working people. His government waged attacks against collective bargaining.

February 6, 2017

By at least mid-November, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was implementing a political strategy to scuttle electoral reform.