On January 20th, we march again!

          On January 20th, we march again. We march for a world where racial profiling, xenophobia, homophobia, transphobia & other forms of violence & discrimination do not have a place in our society.

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Labour Federation says the distribution of wealth is alarming

Halifax – According to Statistics Canada, there was $10.3 trillion in wealth in Canada in 2016 and more than two-thirds of it is owned by the top 20%, almost unchanged from 2012. Nova Scotia Federation of Labour President Danny Cavanagh says this is not acceptable and we must demand that governments at all levels take […]

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International Human Rights Day

What really happened in the last seventy years? This coming year will mark the 70th anniversary of the UN’s Universal Declaration of Human Rights today December 10, 2017. Many unions hold the belief that labour rights are human rights. It’s a core principal and one we are proud of. I think it’s fair to say […]

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Labour Federation pleased with today’s decision that breaks wage restraint

Nova Scotia Federation of Labour  (NSFL) President Danny Cavanagh is pleased that today’s Arbitration Board decision finally concludes a collective agreement for civil service members. Jason MacLean, President of the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union (NSGEU) and NSFL First Vice-president is still reviewing it, however, he said today that their initial reaction is […]

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December 6th Memorial Event from 5:45 PM – 8:45 PM

December 6, 2017, marks 28 years since the 1989 murder of 14 women at L’Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. Join us at this gender inclusive and alcohol-free event that will begin at 5:45 pm in front of the Halifax North Memorial Library, 2285 Gottingen Street, for the candlelight vigil. This will be followed by the warmth […]

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