The Alberta Federation of Labour says the Harper government gave companies the green light to underpay thousands of temporary foreign workers under the TFW program.
In Vancouver, human rights groups and immigration advocates are fighting to make the city a “sanctuary city” for undocumented immigrants.
Harper’s cancellation of refugee health care was “cruel and unusual” treatment that “shocks the conscience and outrages Canadian standards of decency.”
Prominent constitutional lawyer suing two Conservative cabinet ministers and Gov. Gen. David Johnston over the draconian changes Harper has made to Canada’s Citizenship Act through Bill C-24.
Harper’s draconian changes to health care for refugees has denied care and threatened lives, argues Adrienne Silnicki, Health Care campaigner for the Council of Canadians.
Established refugees now face loss of status after the Conservatives’ draconian changes to immigration laws, a new report by the Canadian Council of Refugees says.
The association that represents lawyers in Canada is calling on the Harper government to amend Bill C-24 to ensure fairer and more efficient legislation.