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July 9, 2012

Health Care Heroes: They don't have super-powers, but they share the power of caring.

July 2, 2012

Nova Scotia Citizens’ Health Network see proposed changes to the Health Services and Insurance Act as significant step forward.

July 1, 2012

The coalition wants the Minister of Children and Youth Services to meet with Thistletown parents as a group, make public a detailed plan for transition and commit to long-term funding to replicate Thistletown’s services. 

June 26, 2012

"The national poll on attitudes of Canadians towards their health care system revealed that Newfoundlanders and Labradorians want improvements to our health care system, not cuts." - Carol Furlong, NAPE President.

June 24, 2012

“The government is trying to save money by sending inappropriate inspectors out to conduct inspections they are not trained for,” says Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President. “This completely undermines the process.”

June 13, 2012

"Minister Kenney is shielding a racist policy under cost-cutting austerity measures and allegations of abuse." - James Clancy, National President, NUPGE

June 11, 2012

Stand up for democracy by joining the June 13 protest agains tthe Conservative's budget bill.

June 5, 2012

The transportation sector accounts for 40 per cent of B.C. climate-altering greenhouse gas emissions.

June 4, 2012

NAPE/NUPGE members demonstrate against cuts at Eastern Health.

May 8, 2012

As of June 30, refugees in Canada will be cut off access to treatment for chronic diseases. No other Canadians are denied these treatments.