Events around Hurricane Sandy highlight the importance of government and the public sector. Both in trying prevent these extreme occurrences and in responding to them when they happen.
A decade of cuts, deregulation, reorganization leaves shell of ministry.
With Italy, France and Germany already in support, the UK is now the only centre-right Government amongst Europe's five biggest economies not to back the tax.
"Acts of civil disobedience have a tried and true history of propelling societies towards change. NUPGE stands behind the protestors in the call to halt this mega pipeline," said James Clancy, National President, National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE).
NUPGE National President James Clancy participates in innovative international Robin Hood Tax campaign video launch and encourages you to join, too.
European campaigners for Robin Hood Tax are optimistic but see next eight weeks as crucial ones for the campaign.
Campaign focuses on recent Freedom of Information documents that reveal in startling detail the impact of budget cuts.
Help save B.C. parks.
Maxim Power Corp. receives final approval for a new coal fired plant and effectively a 45-year free pass to pollute.
The report documents extensive evidence of federal and Alberta government lobbying efforts against clean energy policies proposed in the United States, Europe and the state of California.