Work in an Age of Austerity

As Canada continues on the path of economic recovery following the worldwide recession of 2008, workers find themselves under attack -- and the attack is coming from many directions. We've put together some resources to help Canadians understand what's behind the attack, who's at risk, and how the austerity agenda is really about pitting workers against workers.

The Attack on Workers: Back(sliding) (in)to the Future

Canada Post Locks Out Postal Workers; Harper locks out collective bargaining

How Unions Protect Our Human Rights

The Attack on Unions Has Now Come to Canada

Government Assaults on Unions: The Economic History and the Consequences

Lessons of the Canada Post Lockout