News

Minimum Wage Increases are Needed

The frontline workers we rely on here in Metro Vancouver have the highest risk of exposure, and don’t have adequate sick pay or benefits. We need to help them out.

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BCFED 59th Constitutional Convention

This week the BC Federation of Labour held their 59th Constitutional Convention. 

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Decriminalize Personal Possession of Drugs in Vancouver

Next week a motion calling for action to decriminalize personal possession of drugs in the City of Vancouver will be debated by City Council. 

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VDLC Rejects Endorsement of Morneau

The Vancouver and District Labour Council, in accordance with the decision of our November regular meeting, issues the following statement re: the endorsement of Bill Morneau for OECD Secretary General. 

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New VDLC Anti-Racism Committee Founded!

At our November regular meeting, VDLC delegates voted unanimously to found a new Anti-Racism Committee. 

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Young Workers Committee Back in Action

Since September, we have been convening meetings of young workers to discuss the prospect of re-launching the VDLC Young Workers Committee. 

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