Category: Labour Beat

Justice in Transition

The federal election has come and gone but the climate crisis continues on.  Right wing politicians, closely allied with the fossil fuel industry, unhappy with the fact their boy Andrew Scheer is not the Prime Minister, are...

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Choices for October 21 Here we are again faced with the task of sorting through the issues and campaign materials and then choosing who will be our local Member of Parliament and subsequently who will govern Canada for the next...

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A Letter to My Wayward Brother

“We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.” Martin Luther King Dear Alex, These are dark times and frankly it makes me despair of a bright future for us all. I can ignore or curse the points of...

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Worker’s Tool

“When the union’s inspiration through the worker’s blood shall run There can be no power greater anywhere beneath the sun Yet what force on earth is weaker than the feeble strength of one But the Union makes us strong “...

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On The Line

After finish reading Rod Mickleburgh’s new history of the BC Labour movement ‘On the Line’, the first emotion I feel is anger. Anger at how the apparatus of the State, through the decades and at the behest of robber barons,...

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Citizen Workers Vote October 20th!

On October 20th citizens all across BC will have an opportunity to elect mayors, councilors, and area directors – the leadership of our local government. Unfortunately, only about 25-35 per cent of those citizens will...

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Upcoming Events

10:00 am Bridging the Gap Part 3 – Tips f... @ Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce
Bridging the Gap Part 3 – Tips f... @ Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Are you hiring and struggling to find employees that are a great fit? Are you familiar with work-integrated learning, or would you like to learn more? Are you drawn to the idea of hiring a[...]
9:00 am Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native[...]


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