"People should be able to make a living, have dreams, support their families and retire in dignity. But precarious employment means that people’s realities are very different. This is especially true for young people: too many go to work in the morning not knowing if they will have a job to go to the next day. This kind of insecurity is not right."
Weekends, safe workplaces, paid maternity leave benefits, and more – these rights weren't just given to workers, they were fought for.
On #MayDay, we recommit ourselves to strengthening workers rights & building a modern economy that benefits everyone.
Liberals want to give airlines a free pass to do whatever they want
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged to “redo” the Kinder Morgan pipeline review if he was elected because Stephen Harper gutted the process.
He broke that promise.
Now his environment minister says elections shouldn’t affect how we do things in Canada.
A day to reflect on how we can do better
Who does Justin Trudeau work for?
Great work by Charlie Angus NDP - NPD
Today has been a good day in Parliament. I was honoured to speak in the House with the presence of St. Anne's survivors watching the parliamentary debate on a papal apology. We have received support from all parties.
"These revelations throw into question the legitimacy of the government’s entire review as they point to an approval based on political interests, the lobbying of a Texas-based oil company and has nothing to do with the national interest, as you claim”
To the disappointed Liberals: there’s a real progressive home for you here.
Our leadership stands for what matters with #LoveAndCourage. We are here to take action.
“Liberal MP Hedy Fry (Vancouver Centre, B.C.) said she thinks opposition to the pipeline in her riding has “softened” since last summer as a result of environmental protections announced by the federal government ...”
What do you think?
“We need to take action now to prevent more plastics from entering our oceans.”
Happy Earth Day!
On Earth Day, we take the opportunity to realize how fortunate we are to be living on this planet that sustains us, and recommit ourselves to doing everything w...e can to protect it 🌎
See the petition by Gord Johns: Courtenay-Alberni Member of Parliament here: http://gordjohns.ndp.ca/keep-plastics-out-of-our-water
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