Politics

More on higher pay for women from CUPE

Claim wage inequality in ‘female-dominated’ jobs earning 28% less than for men doing work of equal value. Call for action on Equal Pay Day April 9. By Stella Yeadon – Child care, child welfare, developmental service and community agency staff ...

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Seeking a Just and Honourable Redress

‘Apparently, the BC Liberals had lined up some Chinese Canadian community leaders in mid-February to accept the apology motion in the Legislature on March 14th. Their plans were thwarted by the Haakstad memo. The community leaders would have been validating ...

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Patient-on-patent nursing home tragedy

Latest brings union call for more staff to prevent deranged patients from hurting others By Stella Yeadon – Following yet another tragic death at an Ontario long-term care (LTC) residence, front-line nurses and personal support workers (PSWs) today renewed their ...

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Slaying the green energy dragon

‘If you look up the definition of hell on earth, it’s trying to build a solar farm in Ontario and partnering with the government’ By Candice Malcolm – Kevin O’Leary knows a good deal when he sees one. The lead ...

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