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Liberal Interpretations

Making sense of Justin Trudeau and his party

Clock Watching

The nuclear threat lingers still

Spending Power

Can compassion and efficiency be combined in the use of public funds?

Sara Mojtehedzadeh

Sara Mojtehedzadeh is a reporter for the Toronto Star, where she writes about labour issues and precarious work.

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Hello Girls

A strike by women workers that energized Canada’s labour movement April 2016
I recently conducted an interview with a mother, a former temp worker struggling to get compensation for a workplace injury, and her son. The stress had caused considerable trauma—debt, depression and family breakdown. In particular, the mother’s relationship with her elder son had soured: he was “union” and did not understand their ordeal. The divide between the two worlds—union and non-union—is now deeper than…