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Accessible Mental Health Care & A Living Wage VS. "Walk Up"

This is me in high school:
I hated most people and things, so naturally most people didn’t like me either. I went to five different schools as I tried to figure out how to “belong”. 1,802 more words

Did I Really Lose That Money?

One of my many jobs is to officiate youth sports such as volleyball, softball and soccer. I find it a great financial supplement and it helps me get my sports fix. 277 more words

Collective bargaining must be centrepiece of response to in-work poverty

Responding to SJI figures, Unite also highlights need to tackle precariousness, achieve Living Wage

March 20th: Responding to figures published by Social Justice Ireland showing that the number of working poor in Ireland has continued to rise despite the economic recovery, Unite Regional Secretary Jackie Pollock said today that proper collective bargaining provision must form the centrepiece of a policy response to in-work poverty, which should also include measures to tackle precariousness and achieve the Living Wage. 348 more words

Press Releases

Health unit calculates 2018 local living wage at $14.81 an hour

What is the living wage in 2018 for Windsor and Essex County?

According to the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit, it’s 81 cents higher than the current provincial minimum wage, at $14.81. 465 more words

Local News

Chicago Afire?

Originally published in New Ground 163, November — December, 2015.

by Bob Roman

Dry tinder, high wind, and a persistent spark is all you need for one hell of a fire. 548 more words


Should the living wage come at a cost?

Sainsbury’s last week announced it was increasing basic pay for its shop-floor staff, whilst in the public sector there appears to be a pay rise for NHS staff. 501 more words