Oct 19, 2016 10:55 p.m.
Government Repeals Anti-Union Legislation
On Wednesday, Parliament voted to adopt Bill C-4, a government bill that repeals the previous Conservative government’s controversial anti-union bills C-377 and C-525.
Earlier this year, Labour Minister MaryAnn Mihychuk made good on the Liberals’ election promise to repeal the bills.
“We are pleased that the government has done the right thing and overturned bills C-377 and C-525 and we are grateful to Minister Mihychuk for her leadership in repealing this ... 
Jul 08, 2016 9:20 p.m.
In Solidarity Against Violence And Systemic Racism
The world is reeling from the devastating shootings in the United States this week. First, two black men were killed by police officers. Then, during a peaceful protest against those shootings, five police officers were shot dead and another seven were injured.
“We are all experiencing profound grief and anger right now. But as we take time to mourn the victims and condemn these acts of violence, we must still remain focused on the core issues raised by black communities and ... 
Jul 05, 2016 11:00 p.m.
Grassy Narrows River Clean-Up Cannot Wait
Between 1962 and 1970, a pulp and paper mill in Dryden dumped 10 tonnes of mercury into the Wabigoon-English River system, about 100 kilometres upstream from Grassy Narrows.
In 1983, a scientific report predicted fish in the area would be contaminated for generations if the mercury wasn’t cleaned up. In 1984, the provincial Environment Minister actually recommended a clean-up, but no significant action was taken under that government, or the ones to follow.
Now, more ...