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Economic fightback

May 14, 2020

“It makes no sense to reduce work days for staff who are very busy delivering important public services. It is even more absurd to impose layoffs or work reductions on permanent employees with mortgages to pay, and families to support while hiring summer students.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

April 24, 2020

Although the government has been tight-lipped on details, it seems clear that Pallister is trying to push through his plan to cut and privatize public services under the guise of the pandemic.

February 24, 2020

The entire labour movement is united in the fight to save quality public services.

January 22, 2020

Not only have tax cuts failed to deliver on the promise of increased prosperity, but they have actually hurt working people and starved the public sector.

January 20, 2020

This legislation amounts to unacceptable interference with the collective bargaining rights enshrined in the constitution.

January 2, 2020

Report from Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives finds that CEO payrolls are so massive they account for at least 40% of some companies’ losses.

December 16, 2019

This paper debunks the myths that surround tax cuts. 

October 30, 2019

Despite their diversity, these cases of civil unrest are commonly rooted in deeply structural issues.

September 30, 2019

National Union releases two Voters' Guide factsheets on Income Inequality and Labour Rights - key issues from our All Together Now campaign.

March 20, 2019

"While there are some positive promises in this federal budget, it does not go nearly far enough to deliver on those things that Canadians most desperately need right now." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President