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How Well is Public Health Care Protected from Canada-EU Free Trade?

Background Canada and the European Union (EU) are close to concluding a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). Recently, Canada’s first offers to the European Union on Services and Investment were leaked to the public by the Quebec Network on… Read More

G8 & G20 Fact Sheets: The Great Recession & The ILO Global Jobs Pact

The Great Recession” From a financial crisis, to a jobs crisis to a new labour market model On September 15, 2008, the collapse of an American investment bank triggered a paralysis in the global financial system that turned into a global economic and… Read More

Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper from CLC President Ken Georgetti - Canada Colombia Free Trade Agreement

Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper from CLC President Ken Georgetti urging the government to withdraw Bill C-2 on the Canada Colombia Free Trade Agreement and to suspend the agreement altogether.  “ ...This campaign of terror on Colombian trade unio… Read More

Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper from CLC President Ken Georgetti - Visit of Mexican President Calderon

Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper from CLC President Ken Georgetti, formally requesting that Harper raise the issue of the continued violation of fundamental labour rights and repression of democratic labour unions with Mexican President Calderon duri… Read More

Report of the Information Clearinghouse on Border Controls and Infringements to Travellers’ Rights

1. Introduction The International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group (ICLMG) supports legitimate efforts to combat terrorism which is in itself a serious attack on human rights, but argues that these efforts must always respect human rights norms. It is not… Read More

Top ten reasons why Canada should cancel Harper's "free trade deal" with Colombia

More labour leaders are killed in Colombia every year than in the rest of the world combined! Trade unionists are terrorized to put a chill on union organizing. This keeps unions weak and wages miserably low. It benefits businesses' bottom line and keeps Co… Read More

Wake up Canada! A comic book story about the SPP

The Wake up Canada comic! Find out why we must stop the Security and Prosperity Partnership. Find out why we must stop the Security and Prosperity Partnership, download the comic book  (PDF) and learn more. … Read More

Creation of a no-fly list in Canada

A list of persons banned from boarding flights is one of the measures implemented in the United States after September 11, 2001. On June 18th, 2007 the Canadian government created its own version of a no fly list, calling the initiative a Passenger Protect … Read More

The Security and Prosperity Partnership: Another Neo-Liberal Threat to Democracy

Until last month, Canadian and U.S. governments were in negotiations about a “pre-clearance” pilot project for vehicles crossing the border. The project was to take place at a facility on the Canadian side of the Peace Bridge (linking Buffalo NY and For… Read More