NDP again asks Parliament to pass legislation that would lay a foundation for a national child care system.
Canada has one of the lowest child care access rates in the industrialized world and fees are among the highest.
Conservative government is paying lip service to improving the lives of women even as it refuses to support pay equity, child care and economic measures that support women's equality. So the Canadian Labour Congress is sending each Member of Parliament a gift of chocolate lips with an accompanying note - 'women are tired of lip service'.
Survey of child care standards in 25 developed countries
The Superior Court of Quebec has declared unconstitutional two pieces of legislation denying certain home care and child care workers their right to join a union and other labour rights.
The Australian experience should teach the Harper government a lesson
'Time to vote for the party you trust most to deliver a universal, community-based child care system.'
Shelagh Germyn trekking 260 kilometres from Campbell River to Victoria
Mediation ends as employer continues to demand rollbacks