'Join us in demanding that the federal government impose restrictions on companies doing business in Colombia to require that human rights are respected.'
Unions working together include dozens of labour organizations from Australia, Brazil, Germany, Indonesia, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Peru, Sweden, South Africa, Zambia, among others.
'We wish Stephen Harper would stop wasting court time and the taxpayers' money and start helping to solve the drug problem in our community.' - Mark Townsend.
Union says Harper must take action at home and abroad to show he is serious about championing maternal health and child care around the globe.
Focusing attention on the crisis of murdered and missing Aboriginal women.
'Peace and stability cannot be brought to another country through war and occupation.' - NUPGE president James Clancy.
Ben Powless, a Mohawk youth and a student at Carleton University, has just returned from Panama and the International Indian Treaty Council. His brief report for NUPGE is included below.
Opponents urged to lobby Liberal MPs amid growing concerns that the Official Opposition is poised to join the Harper Conservatives in supporting the deal. Sign Petition, Send Letters!
New public opinion research by Ipsos Reid reveals that a majority of Canadians want all of the troops in Afghanistan brought home in 2011 when Canada's mission there is due to end.
Canada can, and should, reject proposed Harper free trade deal with bloody Colombian regime.