FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2017 Federation President says laid off Sears workers emphasize need for stronger protections for workers nationally, provincially (Halifax, NS) – The treatment of thousands of laid off Sears employees, under existing laws, highlights the need for stronger basic protections and employment standards for workers, says the Nova Scotia Federation […]
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.
The president of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour, Danny Cavanagh, is calling on the Premier to delay the recalling of the Legislature today.
Here we go again, and it’s simply getting worse, as far as labour relations go in Nova Scotia.
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.