March 5, 2021
Pandemic may set women back, but the struggle moves forward
The pandemic has demolished many conventional wisdoms when it comes to our economy, equality and work – especially essential work, so much of which...
February 18, 2021
As pandemic rages, it’s time to fix EI for good
This past year, workers experienced unemployment on a scale never before seen in Canada.
February 10, 2021
Paid sick days critical
The lockdowns needed to combat COVID-19 have been costly and difficult for many people across Newfoundland and Labrador.
January 25, 2021
Why Canada needs a Federal Low-Wage Commission
While we continue to wait on the federal government’s belated promise to implement a $15 federal minimum wage, questions often arise as to how future
December 2, 2020
Is Canada starting down the long road to long-term care reform?
Two years ago, our family concluded that our grandmother needed care in a long-term care facility, given her deteriorating health.
November 24, 2020
Canada must maximize its benefit from zero-emission vehicles
On October 26, 2020, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development began an in-depth study on zero emissions vehi