Toronto – March 15, 2022 – A 2021 Statistics Canada analysis found that while police reported crimes across the country were on a decline after five years of increases, in 2020, hate crimes increased by 37 percent since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Victoria, B.C. – March 10, 2022 – Budtenders at The Original Farm Hillside location are the newest members to join BCBUD, a division of UFCW 1518, after a successful certification vote to address issues surrounding staffing, turnover, job security, and more.
Ottawa – March 7, 2022 – The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed many holes in Ontario’s public services, especially when it comes to health care, child care, long-term care, and education. Indeed, the pandemic has brought to bear these and other growing inequalities.