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Support Guatemalan Union Leaders Imprisoned for Collective Bargaining!

Two union leaders in Guatemala were arrested, and remain under house arrest, simply for negotiating a collective agreement for their members. Support them by signing on HERE

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Federal Fair Wages Policy Still Needed

Canada still needs a Federal Fair Wages Policy, after the previous policy was eliminated by the Conservative government of Stephen Harper in 2012. 

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Community Health Centres

At our January regular meeting we heard from Colleen Fuller and Dr. John Calvert about the value of Community Health Centres, and why they feel it is crucial that we call upon the government to implement them. 

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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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