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Jul 18, 2014
A minimum wage job pays roughly the same now as it did in 1975, according to a study by Statistics Canada.     The average minimum wage in Canada in 2013 was $10.14 an hour while the 1975 minimum wage, expressed in today’s dollars, averaged out to $10.13.  That's a pathetic penny an hour increase...
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Aug 28, 2015
Harper has been Prime Minister for almost a decade. In that time, the Conservative government’s war on workers has touched nearly every sector and industry. Through a combination of policy and propaganda, the Conservatives have started to dismantle the system of protections that have been put in...
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Jul 9, 2018
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Feb 9, 2018
If you use this photo, please credit this photo Samson Learn/CALM If your use includes the printing and distribution of hundreds or more copies of this image, please be in touch with editor@calm .ca to ensure that the use falls inside the scope of the licensing agreement. Photo: Samson Learn...
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Jun 2, 2017
CALM members who use these images should credit Rose Ha/CALM.
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Aug 7, 2014
Statistics Canada data released in July shows that less than 40% of Canada's jobless are eligible for Employment Insurance, even though the vast majority of workers pay into the program.   Never before has Canada seen such a small proportion of the unemployed receiving Employment Insurance (EI)...
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