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tax fairness

July 10, 2014

Quality public services are vital to the health of our communities.

June 23, 2014

If you spot the bus, come and say hi! The more Manitobans we meet and talk to about the important issues surrounding income inequality, the more successful this tour will be. 

June 20, 2014

"Thanks to the work of our All Together Now! (ATN) campaign talking to Canadians about the need to tax fairness in Canada, we have seen a shift in how people see the issue." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

June 16, 2014

"Every day we were thanked for listening, for focusing on solutions and for bringing people together. I'd say the tour has been a success in this province." — Felicia Fahey, OPSEU Executive Board member and Fairness Express engager.

May 15, 2014

“Taken together, these voices represent the democratic strength of inquiry, research, and discussion that animate so much of the labour movement and the social movements supported by unions.” — James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

May 12, 2014

The fact such an organization is recommending higher taxes for corporations and the wealthy shows how bad inequality has become.

April 28, 2014

"The more conversations we have with our friends and neighbours about how taxes are used to improve our communities and our quality of life, and how corporations and the super-rich need to stop dodging their obligations, the closer we will come to addressing income inequality." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

April 24, 2014

"From Newfoundland to B.C, we are all affected by government and corporate decisions which have a negative impact on our lives," Clancy says. "The upside is that by working together, by putting our energy into action, we have the strength and resolve to change the direction of our country. We can make a difference for generations to come. And we will."  James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

February 3, 2014

Moving stories and passionate comments were part of the evening at the All Together Now  townhall in Windsor. 

January 9, 2014

Open forum to discuss the impact of growing income inequality on communities, families and workers and what we can do about it.