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July 16, 2010

'Sadly ... it can’t go away as long as our world is driven by the quest for profit.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

June 28, 2010

'Are we looking at smaller things? Possibly, but no decision’s been made.'

May 13, 2010

'That noise you hear off in the distance is the sound of (Premier) Dalton McGuinty beating the drum for the possible privatization.'

March 28, 2010

Decision follows massive 'people power' protest by citizens across New Brunswick. Updated.

March 25, 2010

'There is absolutely no justification for government slashing jobs in the public service when the net result will be a loss in vital services.' - Bob Bymoen.

March 24, 2010

BCGEU working with supporters of long-established facility to prevent privatization.

March 24, 2010

HSAA launches online petition to change Alberta government's mind.

March 24, 2010

Government employees bear brunt of deficit fight, including call for two-year wage freeze.

March 22, 2010

'This is yet another example of our current government piecing away our Crown corporations, regardless of whether or not they are profitable.'

March 21, 2010

By far the largest demonstration yet against the sale of NB Power assets to Hydro Quebec.