NEVER BACK DOWN
“We are living an historic feminism,” says Josephine Kenchenten of the relentless fight by rural and suburban mail carriers for pay equity.
STAND UP, SPEAK OUT!
Comedian, union activist and award-winning digital media strategist Shelina Merani breaks down stereotypes and builds bridges with her singular brand of stand-up.
ELDER UNION WOMEN SHARE THEIR WISDOM
“How a national pharmacare plan is developed has to consider that one pocket does not fit all people,” says Janice Gairey
OPSEU’s Coalition of Racialized Workers • Singing Our Stories
Power to the People
Climate justice is a way to address the worst inequalities and put power back into the hands of working people.
Our Times Tally
Factor by which homicides against Indigenous women in Canada outpace the national female average: 7 to 1
ALGORITHMS AND THE ART OF ORGANIZING
When to bargain, to organize or to do just about anything unionish? There’s an app for that.
37 have Your Say
Why was I a Bystander?
I am a strong woman, and what I had seen of Brother X’s actions made me feel uncomfortable. Why hadn’t I spoken up?
38 Union Exchange
Green is Not White
How to get more people involved in environmental justice work? Change the face of it, says activist Sarah Jama. A new workshop shows us how.
41 Union Exchange
THE HALIFAX WORKERS’ ACTION CENTRE
Educate, agitate, organize. Nova Scotian activists found a new centre, with a little help from their friends.
ALL OUR RELATIONS: FINDING THE PATH FORWARD
Education in Canada is the problem, writes Tanya Talaga, and the solution.
TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION IN CANADIAN SCHOOLS
Pamela Toulouse shows us that changing how and what we teach our students allows us to be truly accountable to them.
NOT YOUR GRANDMOTHER’S WORK
The model of “Nightingale nurses” was designed to change the public perception of nursing as sexually compromising work.