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Lana Payne National Secretary-Treasurer

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...

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Angelo DiCaro, Director of Research

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.

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A photo of Linda MacNeil with the text: "A message from your Atlantic Regional Director."

Paid sick days critical

The lockdowns needed to combat COVID-19 have been costly and difficult for many people across Newfoundland and Labrador.

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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

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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.

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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

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