Bc Federation of Labour

Odd, Outlandish And Over-The-Top Donations To B.C. Political Parties

Dermod Travis | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

What do a Conservative party senator from Ontario, the Toronto Blue Jays, an Ontario public sector union and a part-owner of the Calgary Flames all have in common? If their chequebook is any indication, they have a keen interest in B.C. politics.

Crisis Looming For B.C. Construction Industry?

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The current shortage of skilled tradespeople in Western Canada is so dire that the B.C. Construction Association is returning to Ireland t...

Taking The LNG View

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Some of British Columbia's most powerful labour leaders are pledging to work with Premier Christy Clark's Liberal government and the energy...

Chinese Miner Permits Investigated

CP | Jeremy Nuttall, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The provincial government is investigating after the B.C. Federation of Labour complained an employment agency has been advertising for Ca...

Suspend Chinese Miners' Permits: B.C. Group

CBC | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada

The B.C. Federation of Labour is calling for the suspension of temporary foreign worker program permits for a coal mine in northeastern B.C. ...

Crackdown On Negligent Bosses Needed, Say Victims' Families

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - It's been almost four years since Tracey Phan's father was severely brain damaged at a mushroom farm near Vancouver where three others wer...

Rachel Mendleson

Priming A Revolution: Inside The Occupy Toronto Movement

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada Business

It’s just before 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, and about 100 people have gathered on the patch of grass next to Toronto’s busy Bloor Street. As they gree...