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Health Care first:

Emanuel – Why Republicans’ health-care plans are bad deals for Americans

Unions: NPR (Morning Edition and Here & Now) on the NLRB decision on franchises, plus implications. 47 more words


Americans' Support for Unions on the Rise

Though support for unions took a hit during the recent recession, approval of unions is now on the rebound with almost six in ten Americans supporting unions, according to a recent Gallup Poll. 57 more words

Education News

A History of the Sir Garfield Barwick Address

The Sir Garfield Barwick Address is a lecture organised by the Legal Professional and Policy Branch of the NSW Liberal Party. Intended to honour the former barrister, Liberal Attorney General, Minister for External Affairs, and Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, it has been held at Sydney’s Castlereagh Hotel since 2010. 2,310 more words

Members Of Parliament

Sunday news round-up: August 24th-30th

Top Story: Huge industrial union endorses Iran deal and BDS: The United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America, one of the U.S’s largest and most prominent unions, has fired back at supporters of Israeli apartheid by endorsing BDS, the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement aimed at ending the occupation of Palestine. 767 more words

Sunday News Round-up

Letters: Independent Investigations Office, police shooting, unions, Soowahlie band, power outage, nurses OT pay

Police investigation office clearly needs to be overhauled

B.C.’s Independent Investigations Office, our police watchdog, appears to be out of control and either should be disbanded or completely revamped to ensure reasonable, common-sense decisions are being made in regard to the use of force by the police. 561 more words


Labor Day: Beyond the Barbecues.

We’re getting ready for back to school and back yard barbecues just like everyone else. And with Labor Day just a moment away, we’re taking a little break from our… 302 more words