15 KEEP ON MARCHING
FIRST BREATHE, THEN PUSH
Now is the time to come together with empathy, with compassion, with love and respect.
18 KEEP ON MARCHING
Why Showing Up matters
Millions of us claimed the streets on January 21. Why did we do it? And what did it mean?
22 COVER STORY
GETTING DOWN TO WORK WITH A WOMEN’S EMPLOYMENT COLLECTIVE
Inside Times Change — a Toronto collective that’s been alive and thriving for over 35 years.
THE ELEPHANT IN LABOUR’S ROOM
Making the case for applying a labour rights model to sex work in Canada.
Migrant sex workers share their stories, their dreams, and their wishes in their own words.
STANDING UP FOR ECONOMIC EQUALITY
Precarity deepens the gender pay gap: women make up 70 per cent of part-time workers.
A RADICAL CELEBRATION OF LABOUR
The Nova Scotian workforce is ever-evolving and the Mayworks Halifax Festival is evolving along with it.
Women’s Work Union Video * 4 Directions Arts Festival Fight For $15 & Fairness * Retail Action Network
FAB PODCASTS & FAKE CAMPAIGNS
You don’t think fake campaigns exist in our trade union world? Think again.
OUR TIMES TALLY
Additional income attained by Canadian women each week from working in a unionized workplace: $574 million
Sanctuary cities can offer safety and security for those who may be forced to migrate due to catastrophic climate change.
44 WORKING FOR A LIVING
WHAT’S IN A NAME
Usually the question “Were you comfortable with that?” comes after the fact.
48 HAVE YOUR SAY
STEPPING BACK TO CREATE SPACE
I’ve lived half a century and only now am I getting a true understanding of how to step back to create space for others.
NO SHORTCUTS: ORGANIZING FOR POWER
Labour has been losing in recent years, argues Jane McAlevey, due to a failed theory of change.
BORDERS CANNOT STEAL OUR SPIRITS
We walk each other to the bus and give each other rides. We feed each other meals and resilience.