By: United Steelworkers | Press Release:
TORONTO, April 10, 2013 - The United Steelworkers (USW) is calling for the resignation of Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, over her mishandling of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program.
The recent disclosure that RBC is replacing Canadian employees by outsourcing jobs to temporary foreign workers has created a national firestorm, and prompted a flood of reports that other banks and employers are doing the same thing.
By: Canadian Journalists for Free Expression | Press Release:
TORONTO – One of Canada’s leading free speech groups is warning that a low-profile bill – coming up for second reading debate in the House of Commons today – could severely weaken the journalistic integrity of the CBC and cripple its ability to protect its journalistic sources.
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) has written to government ministers and opposition members to express its grave concerns about Bill C-461 which proposes amendments to both the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act.
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo) announced her support through her Tumbr site and called the question of marriage quality “a great American debate”
By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive:
Sen. Claire McCaskill. Image via Mark Wilson/Getty Images
The fight for marriage equality in the U.S. and the world got a huge boost today when Democrat senators Claire McCaskill and Mark Warner took to the social media to announced their support of gay marriage.