No. 115 - December 3, 2021, 2021 - No. 115

Eleven Thousand Quebec Daycare Centre Workers on General Strike
By Fighting for Our Workers, We're Fighting for Sustainable Childcare - Interview, Lucie Longchamps

Alberta Meatpacking Workers Fight for Their Rights
Tentative Agreement Reached at Cargill after Overwhelming Strike Vote

No. 114 - December 1, 2021 - No. 114

No. 113 - November 29, 2021

No. 112 - November 26, 2021 - No. 112

No. 111 - November 24, 2021 - No. 111

In Defence of the Health and Safety of Mining Workers
Our Defence of Safety Is the Defence of Human Lives - Interview, Sean Staddon

United States
Biden Threatens to Use National Guard at Los Angeles Area Ports

No. 110 - November 22, 2021

New Brunswick Public Sector Workers Ratify Tentative Agreement
Congratulations for the Defence of Workers' Rights and the Rights of All!

Racist Policing Practices Target Migrant Workers
Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario to Hear Case of Racial Discrimination

Defending the Rights and Dignity of Workers in Entertainment Industry
Actors Getting Work

No. 109 - November 19, 2021

No. 108 - November 17, 2021

No. 107 - November 15, 2021 

No. 106 - November 12, 2021 

No. 105 - November 10, 2021 

No. 104 - November 5, 2021

People of New Brunswick Firmly Support Striking Public Sector Workers
For a Pro-Social Solution to the Public Services Crisis!

BC Government's Denial of Social Responsibility for Injured Workers
Serious Problems with "No Fault" Workers' Compensation Historic Compromise
BC Workers and Their Unions Support Just Cause of Injured Workers

For Your Information
Ombudsperson's Recommendations and Ministry of Labour's Response

No. 103 - November 3, 2021

No. 102 - November 1, 2021 

No. 101 - October 29, 2021

No. 100 - October 27, 2021

No. 99 - October 25, 2021

Lawsuit Against Canadian Pacific in Lac-Mégantic Tragedy
Residents and Activists Demand Answers and Rail Safety Protection - Pierre Chénier

Justice for BC Hospitality Workers
Hilton Metrotown Workers' Militant Picket Demands Justice - Anne Jamieson
Financial Corruption of the Owners of the Hilton Metrotown

No. 98 - October 22, 2021

No. 97 - October 20, 2021

Quebec Health Care Workers Step Up the Fight for Their Rights
Determined Actions to Abolish Untenable Mandatory Overtime

Quebec Government Refusal to Recognize Breakdowns in Health Care Services
The Experience of Health Care Workers in Northeastern Quebec - Interview, Nathalie Savard

No. 96 - October 17, 2021

Meat Packing Monopolies Demand Increase in Temporary Foreign Workers
Status for All! Immediate Regularization for All Migrant Workers! - Peggy Morton

For Your Information
Temporary Foreign Workers in Meat Processing Plants
Agri-Food Immigration Program

No. 95 - October 15, 2021 

New Brunswick Public Sector Workers Have Solutions to Problem of Retention and Recruitment
Workers Step Up Their Fight Under Conditions of Renewed COVID-19 Crisis
Workers Band Together for Collective Action to Ensure They Are Respected and Their Rights Upheld - Interview, Steve Drost

No. 94 - October 13, 2021 

Ontario Government to Allow Compensation Board to Distribute"Surplus" to Employers
All Out to Oppose Attacks on Injured Workers!
We All Need to Work Together Against These Drastic Changes Affecting Workers and Workers' Benefits Across Canada - Interview, Steve Mantis

No. 93 - October 8, 2021

Vancouver Rally Marks Second Anniversary of Ledcor Workers Strike
Militant Denunciation of Company and Government Violation of Workers' Rights

Deterioration of Occupational Health and Safety in Quebec
A Call to Action to Defend Rights and Human Lives

Arts and Entertainment Workers Fighting for Their Rights
Animation Workers Sign New Contracts
Film and Television Workers in the United States Demand a Fair Deal

No. 92 - October 6, 2021 

No. 91 - October 4, 2021

No. 90 - October 1, 2021

No. 89 - September 29, 2021

No. 88 - September 27, 2021 

No. 87 - September 24, 2021

Quebec Government Poised to Dismantle Occupational Health and Safety Regime
Workers and Their Unions Demand Withdrawal of Anti-Worker Anti-Social Bill 59
Interview - Julie Hébert, Health, Safety and Environment Coordinator, Syndicat des Métallos/United Steelworkers

Repeal Ontario's Bill 124! Increase Funding for Health Care!
Arbitration Decision in Nurses' Bargaining Will Deepen Crisis of Recruitment and Retention

No. 86 - September 22, 2021

National Day of Action September 17
Nurses Are "Done Asking"
We're Already in the Next Healthcare Crisis - Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions

Workers' Concerns Are Everyone's Concerns
No to Legislating Against Postal Workers' Rights! - Jeff Callaghan
Serious Concerns About Quebec Government's Bill 59 - Simon Lévesque

No. 85 - September 20, 2021

Matters of Concern to Workers Which Governments and Elections Fail to Address
The Government Is Not Protecting Workers' Pensions - Éric Drolet, President,
United Steelworkers Local 9700 

What the Deteriorating Conditions in Alberta Reveal - Kevan Hunter
Rule by Decree Will Only Deepen Health Care Crisis in Saskatchewan
- Barbara Biley

No. 84 - September 17, 2021

Workers Must Control Economic Policy and Economic Outcomes
Canadian Workers' Pension Monies Used to Privatize Water in Brazil
Greenwashing Privatization of Public Utilities
"Financialization" of Government Pension Programs

BC Government's Sell-Off of Public Lands to Powerful Private Interests
Corruption to Profit Privileged Buyers  - K.C. Adams

No. 83 - September 15, 2021 

No. 82 - September 13, 2021

Quebec Government Decrees Will Exacerbate the Crisis in Health and
Social Services

Only the Workers Can Decide the Conditions Needed to Keep the Population
- Pierre Chénier

Hospital Workers Conclude a Summer of Rallies in Defence of Rights
Ontario Lab Technologists Require Assistance Immediately

Affirming the Right to Education in the Context of the Fourth Wave
Discussion on Concrete Measures to Uphold Health, Safety and Rights as Schools Re-open

No. 81 - September 10, 2021

No. 80 - September 8, 2021 

No. 79 - September 6, 2021

No. 78 - September 3, 2021

No. 77 - September 1, 2021 

New Brunswick Workers Seek Solution to Crisis in Recruitment and Retention
Marches Across the Province in Support of Public Sector Workers
What Participants in Fredericton March Had to Say
New Brunswick Workers' 100 Days Campaign

On the Burning Issue of Workers' Migration Out of New Brunswick - Daniel Légère

Conditions of BC Health Care Workers 
Problem of Staff Shortages in Health Care Must Be Solved - Rhonda Bruce

No. 76 - August 30, 2021

Tentative Agreement at Olymel Plant in Vallée-Jonction, Quebec
• Olymel Should Negotiate, Not Dictate! Support Olymel Workers!

No. 75 - August 27, 2021 

Condemn Governments Which Do Not Treat Unemployed Workers with Dignity and Respect
A Livelihood for All Unemployed Workers! - Pierre Chénier

Line Sirois, Coordinator of Unemployment Action Movement, Côte-Nord
France Simard, Coordinator of the Unemployment Action Movement, Lac Saint-Jean

No. 74 - August 25, 2021

All Out to Support De Havilland Aerospace Workers in Toronto!
De Havilland Workers Declare,Whose Plant? Our Plant!
Court Injunction Attacks De Havilland Workers

No. 73 - August 23, 2021

Health Care Crisis Requires Human-Centred Solutions
Alberta Nurses Say No!to Imposition of Emergency Powers - Peggy Morton
BC Nurses Demand Solution to Staff Shortages

No. 72 - August 20, 2021  

No. 71 - August 18, 2021 

Call for 44th General Election
• Workers Must Make Their Voices Heard for Democratic Renewal - Pierre Chénier

No. 70 - August 16, 2021 

Ontario Hospital Workers in Action
Province-Wide Demonstrations Demand Repeal of Bill 124

Conditions of Migrant Workers
Temporary Foreign Agricultural Workers Increasingly at Risk - Diane Johnston

No. 69 - August 13, 2021

Hotel Workers Persist in Defending Their Rights and Dignity
Women Lead Lively Rally to Support Fired and Locked-Out BC Workers - Anne Jamieson
Reinstate Montreal Union President Aida Gonçalves! - Pierre Soublière

No to Ontario Government Backroom "Consultations"
Injured Workers' Groups Demand Reversal of Cuts to Compensation for Injured Workers

No. 68 - August 11, 2021

No. 67 - August 9, 2021

Rio Tinto Workers on Strike in Kitimat, BC
Workers Stand Up to Rio Tinto'sAnti-Social Offensive and Nation- Wrecking

Albertans Mobilize Against Government's Irresponsible Actions
Protect Health! Save Lives! - Peggy Askin and Peggy Morton

No. 66 - August 6, 2021 - No. 66

Defending the Dignity and Rights of Quebec Slaughterhouse Workers
No to Government and Company Provocations Against Olymel Workers in Vallée-Jonction!
Workers Want to Be Respected by Olymel and We Are Not! - Interview, Martin Maurice

Sudbury Miners Defeat Vale's Demand For Concessions
Resistance Is The Only Way! - David Starbuck

No. 65 - August 4, 2021 

Stop Use of Police Powers to Address Homelessness and Attack Human Dignity!
Brutal Ongoing Evictions of Residents of Toronto Encampments
Dismantling of Notre-Dame Street Homeless Camp in Montreal
Report on Living Conditions at Gatineau Emergency Shelter - Alexandre Deschênes 

No. 64 - August 2, 2021 

No. 63 - June 30, 2021 

Canadian Charter "Right" to Labour Mobility Treats Workers as Disposable
Nation-Building Requires Providing the Right to a Livelihood Where People Live and Status for All - Steve Rutchinski
Note to Our Readers

No. 62 - June 28, 2021 

No. 61 - June 25, 2021 

New Brunswick Workers Seek Solution to Crisis in Recruitment and Retention
Workers Give Government 100 Days to Negotiate Collective Agreements with Wages Acceptable to Themselves
Standing up to Government's Abuse of Power - Interview Steve Drost

No. 60 - June 23, 2021

No. 59 - June 21, 2021

No. 58 - June 18, 2021

No. 57 - June 16, 2021

No. 56 - June 14, 2021 - No. 56

No. 55 - June 9, 2021

In Memoriam
• We Are One, We Act As One

No. 54 - June 7, 2021

No. 53 - June 4, 2021

Industrial and Public Sector Workers Hold Vigil at Quebec National Assembly
Workers Speak Out Against the Dismantling of the Occupational Health and Safety Regime
What Participants Said in the Course of the Vigil - K.C. Adams

No. 52 - June 4, 2021

• "Our Earth, Our Future" March in Victoria
• Waterfall Camp Peacefully Retaken by Land Defenders - Video posted
by Ecologyst

Protecting Old Growth Forests Is Not a Crime! - Barbara Biley
hishuk ma cawak (all is connected, everything is one) - Facebook post from a Nuu-chah-nulth youth
Civil Liberties Group and Legal Observers Condemn RCMP Actions at
Fairy Creek
- BC Civil Liberties Association

Vancouver Public Sector Workers' Stand Against Concessions
Lively Car Rally to Support the Just Demands of Granville Island Workers
The Story of Granville Island - Anne Jamieson

No. 51 - May 31, 2021 

Significant Strike at Fermont ArcelorMittal Mining Complex
• Broad Support for ArcelorMittal Workers
• The Fight for Rights Is a Fight for Life

No. 50 - May 28, 2021

No. 49 - May 26, 2021

No. 48 - May 24, 2021

The Subversion of Arts Authority and Funding in Education
• Arts Education Is a Must! - Mary Joyce

No. 47 - May 21, 2021

Four Workers Die of COVID-19 in Alberta Oil Sands
Unacceptable COVID-19 Outbreaks in Oil Sands Workplaces - Peggy Morton
Oil Sands Workers Speak Out About Their Conditions

No. 46 - May 19, 2021 

Quebec Workers Step Up the Fight Against Bill 59
Anti- Worker Anti-Social Bill 59 Must Be Withdrawn! - Pierre Chénier
Bill 59 Means Reduced Compensation and Increased Impoverishment for Injured and Sick Workers - Interview, Félix Lapan

No. 45 - May 17, 2021

No. 44 - May 14, 2021

On the Situation at Laurentian University
Sudbury Says NO!to CCAA Wrecking of Laurentian University - David Starbuck
Faculty, Students and the Community Speak Out

No. 43 - May 12, 2021 

Quebec Public Sector Negotiations
Unions Reject Government's Unacceptable Position - Pierre Chénier
Quebec Premier Legault's Imperialist Reference Point - K.C. Adams

No. 42 - May 10, 2021 

No. 41 - May 5, 2021

No. 40 - May 4, 2021

No. 39 - May 3, 2021 

Safety Concerns in Meatpacking Sector and Railways
Determined Fight of Alberta Workers and Families for Safety of All
- Peggy Askin

No. 38 - May 1, 2021 

May Day 2021
• Organizing to Get Results - May Day Greetings, Worker's Centre of CPC(M-L)

No. 37 - April 30, 2021

Organizing to Get Results
• Major Changes in Mining Methods: the Need to be Proactive in Defending Jobs and Health and Safety - André Racicot

No. 36 - April 29, 2021

No. 35 - April 28, 2021

No. 34 - April 27, 2021

No. 33 - April 26, 2021

No. 32 - April 23, 2021

National Day of Mourning -- April 28
The Fight for Lives Is the Fight for Rights! - Statement of the Workers' Centre of the Communist Party of Canada (MarxistLeninist)
Beyond the Statistics

No. 31 - April 22, 2021

No. 30 - April 19, 2021

Widescale Opposition to Alberta Government'sRetrogressive Science Curriculum
Main Goal of Science Curriculum Should Be Scientific Literacy - Dr. Dougal MacDonald
Widescale Opposition to Kenney Government's Draft Science Curriculum

Quebec Teachers Hold One-Day Strike
Attempts to Secure a NegotiatedCollective Agreement

No. 29 - April 16, 2021 

No. 28 - April 14, 2021

Quebec Government Presents "New Offers" to Public Sector Workers
Abuse of Power to Deny Workers' Needs and Their Right to Decide - Geneviève Royer
What the Government Calls "New Offers"
Responses from Public Sector Unions

No. 27 - April 12, 2021

Public Infrastructure to Pay the Rich
Sorry Tale of the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project
Simon Fraser University's Research into Trans Mountain Project
Evaluation of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project

No. 26 - April 9, 2021

Demands for Governments to Take Up Their Social Responsibility Rail Safety
Workers Must Have a Decisive Say in What Constitutes Safe Working Conditions - Peggy Morton
Families of Railway Workers Continue Their Fight - Peggy Askin

Hospitality Workers' Job Security
Using the Pandemic to Deprive Workers of Their Jobs Should be Illegal
More Actions in Support of BC Hotel Workers

Ending Violence Against Women
Thousands in Quebec Demonstrate to Oppose Violence Against Women and Children - Geneviève Royer

No. 25 - April 7, 2021

Right of Workers to Determine Health and Safety Conditions!
Opposition to Quebec Bill Dismantling Occupational Health and Safety Regime - Pierre Chénier
Quebec Steelworkers Reject Bill 59
"This Bill Means Reduced Treatment and Compensation" - Interview, Félix Lapan

Farmers' Movement Holds Steady - J. Singh

No. 24 - April 2, 2021

No. 23 - March 29, 2021

Quebec Teachers Provide Themselves with Strike Mandates to Compel the Government to Negotiate
All Out to Support the Teachers' Fight for Their Rights and a Human-Centred Education System!
Our Demands Are Essential to Solving the Crisis in Education - Interview, Geneviève Royer

Listen to Quebec Health Care Workers!
Labour Court Vindicates Workers' Demands for N95 Masks
Anniversary of Unacceptable Quebec Ministerial Order -- Scrap the Order! - Pierre Soublière

No. 22 - March 26, 2021

No. 21 - March 24, 2021

All India Shutdown to Take Place March 26
All Out to Support the Demands of Indian Farmers!

Workers' Resistance in Britain to Anti-Social Offensive
Workers Step Up Opposition to Widespread Use of "Fire and Rehire" Methods
Government's Disrespect for Health Workers

No. 20 - March 22, 2021 

No. 19 - March 19, 2021

Privatization of Public Infrastructure
Canada Infrastructure Bank and Pay-the Rich-Schemes

Governments' Destruction of Forestry Industry and Natural Environment
No Going Back -- A Paradigm Shift in Forest Management - Peter Ewart

Call to Extend Recall Rights for Vancouver Teachers
Lively Rally in Vancouver Supports Teachers at International Language Schools Canada - Interview, Jean Ardila

No. 18 - March 17, 2021

Quebec Bill 59, An Act to Modernize the Occupational Health and Safety Regime
Defend Workers' Right to Healthy and Safe Working Conditions! Hands Off Workers' Compensation!
Bill 59's Changes to the Occupational Injury and Workers' Compensation System

Interview with United Steelworkers' Mining Sector Representative
"The Government Cannot Deny What Workers Have Done for 40 Years to Defend Occupational Health and Safety"

Call to Action to Stop Deportation of Laval Detainee
No to Deportations!

No. 17 - March 15, 2021

No. 16 - March 12, 2021

Increase Funding and Social Responsibility for Post- Secondary Education!
Funding Crisis Must Not Be Used to Attack Professors, Staff and Students and Undermine Social Responsibility - Dr. Dougal MacDonald

Vigorous Campaign Supports English as a Second Language Teachers

No. 15 - March 10, 2021 

Hold Governments to Account for Violation of Treaty Rights and Nation-Wrecking!
Uphold the Mi'kmaq Right to Their Self-Regulated Fishery - Philip Fernandez
Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi'kmaw Chiefs Respond to Department of Fisheries and Oceans' Announcement - Press Release
The Mi'kmaq Right to a "Moderate Livelihood"

Announcement of Alberta Plant Closure
Shameless U.S. Monopoly Runs Away Like a Deere - Dougal MacDonald

No. 14 - March 8, 2021 

No. 13 - March 3, 2021

No. 12 - March 1, 2021 

No. 11 - February 26, 2021

No. 10 - February 24, 2021 

Company Invokes Force Majeure to Deny Its Responsibility to Workers
Olymel Must Be Held to Account! - Peggy Morton

Support the Demand for Status For All
Permanent Resident Status for Immigrants and Refugees Now! - Diane Johnston

Protection of Frontline Workers Critical for the Protection of All
Saskatchewan Health Care Workers Demand Changes to Vaccination Plan 

Scheduled Closure of Montreal Steel Plant
Workers Demand That Plant Remain Open - Normand Chouinard

No. 9 - February 22, 2021

No. 8 - February 19, 2021 

No. 7 - February 17, 2021

No. 6 - February 15, 2021 

No. 5 - February 12, 2021

Participate in the  February 14 Women's Memorial Marches!

No. 4 - February 10, 2021 

No. 3 - February 8, 2021 

No. 2 - February 4, 2021 

No. 1 - February 2, 2021 




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