On March 21st, people around the world celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Recognition of the importance of eradicating racial discrimination and the social, economic, political and cultural damage caused by racism, xenophobia and bigotry remain central to the fight for social justice for all people.
By: Danny Cavanagh, President Nova Scotia Federation of Labour. How high is the price of gas? How much is your grocery bill? How much does it cost to fill your oil tank? In general, Nova Scotians are having a hard time keeping up with the rising cost of living.
Nova Scotia Federation of Labour President Danny Cavanagh says he is not pleased with the news that the McNeil Government issued a request for supplier qualifications for public-private partnership (P3) Advisory services as an option for design, construction, finance and infrastructure of the QEll redevelopment project.
The Nova Scotia Federation of Labour (NSFL) applauds the decision by the federal government to move towards a comprehensive ban of the manufacture, import, export, and use of asbestos by 2018.
The president of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour Danny Cavanagh says the Nova Scotia government fiscal update should be more about what the government’s plan is to make life better for people in the province instead of telling Nova Scotians that a balanced budget is contingent on freezing retirement awards for public sector workers, […]