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    Creating a Provincial Anti-Racism Action Plan for Manitoba

    Like in many corners of the world, Canada too is grappling with issues regarding systemic racism and discrimination. The alarming rise in hate crimes, police violence, inequities and barriers in the...
    International
    Aboriginal and Workers of Colour
    Human Rights

    Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau regarding the appeal of the Federal Court’s ruling on compensation for Indigenous children

    November 9, 2021

    SENT VIA EMAIL
    The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, P.C., M.P.
    Prime Minister of Canada
    @email    

    Dear Prime Minister,

    On behalf of 国际赌城下注官网, I want to express my extreme disappointment with your government’s decision to appeal the Federal Court’s ruling upholding the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) order regarding First Nations children. 

    Racial Justice Forums build a toolkit for tackling racism in workplaces

    In order to make change with racial justice, you need not only one voice – but many, from all walks of life.

    国际赌城下注官网, committed to uniting, learning and supporting each other to build a truly anti-racist labour movement and world, has been actively finding solutions on how to make that a reality.

    “Kill the Indian in the child”: webinar examines realities of residential schools

    Dozens of 国际赌城下注官网 members participated in the webinar “Indian Residential Schools - Effects & Impacts” on September 14, 2021, the tenth in 国际赌城下注官网’s Turtle Island Series.

    “Kill the Indian in the Child,” was the goal of the schools said respected Indigenous leader Eva Wilson-Fontaine, who led the discussion along with emcee Gina Smoke, 国际赌城下注官网’s Indigenous Liaison. The 90-minute event provided an unvarnished review of the goals and practices of Canada’s state-sponsored residential school system and the lasting impacts on Indigenous communities today.

    Policy on gender equality

    In the 1960s 国际赌城下注官网 women were part of the struggle that brought an end to the employer’s legal right to discriminate based on sex. This battle, waged in Ontario, was one of many that feminists, women...
    Human Rights

    Policy on Human rights, Workers' rights

    Trade unionists believe in human rights and workers’ rights for all, not just for some. We believe that across this wide world each human life is of equal value. We believe that decent jobs, a steady...
    Human Rights

    国际赌城下注官网 Racial Justice forums kick off next week

    国际赌城下注官网 is hosting seven online forums beginning next week that will shine a spotlight on racial justice in the workplace over the next month.

    The sessions – kicking off Sept. 16, 2021 in the Atlantic region – will bring together union leadership, activists, employers and community organizations to brainstorm new ideas, tools, strategies and policies for racial justice, whether in union locals, workplaces and communities.