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Join the Call for a Public Inquiry!

An estimated $1 billion per year has been laundered through our province, and this dirty money has ties to opioids and inflated housing prices. People are demanding answers - add your voice today at publicinquirynow.ca

 

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VDLC Endorses Petition E-1999

The VDLC discussed parliamentary petition E-1999, launched by New Democratic Party MP Pierre Luc-Dusseault, at our regular meeting on February 19th.

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Free Maojo Maga and all Imprisoned Union Leaders and Activists!

The VDLC has learned of the illegal arrest and imprisonment of Marklen Maojo Maga on February 22, 2019. Maga, who is 39 years old, is a volunteer staff for the national labour center Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) who has been tasked to organize workers in Valenzuela and Central Luzon. He was also a member of the League of Filipino Students (LFS) and a founding member of youth group Anakbayan.

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VDLC Joins Call for Public Inquiry

The Vancouver and District Labour Council (VDLC) has joined the call for a public inquiry into organized crime, fentanyl, and money laundering in British Columbia.

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A Message from the President

At our February 19 meeting elections were held for Executive Board position. Our Executive Board members can be viewed here. President Stephen von Sychowski was acclaimed to a second term. The following is a message from him about his first year in office, and what lays ahead in 2019. 

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Make Your Period Promise

The Vancouver and District Labour Council is proud to support Period Promise. 

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