'Climate change is the main environmental problem facing humanity.' - ITUC.
Equality and Human Rights
Richest 1% now hog 12.2% of all income while average wages have remained flat for 30 years.
Province uses exemption under Employment Standards Act to renege on holiday and vacation pay for students.
'Men in particular are taking a hit in ways Canada hasn't seen in a very long time.'
Canada ranks almost dead last among OECD countries in terms of access, benefit duration and income replacement levels for Employment Insurance, according to a recent study by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
Report by Public Interest Alberta calls for political financing reforms to ensure fair and equitable elections.
Precedent setting decision flows from discrimination against white firefighters in New Haven, Connecticut.
'Unemployment is especially serious this year – at the height of a severe economic recession –- and a deep cause of concern among Aboriginal communities.' - James Clancy.
Pride Week is associated with Pride Month which is celebrated in many areas of Canada and around the world in June as well as over the summer months.
Harper government rejects or partially rejects more than half of all recommendations contained in the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review of Canada.