2017, Business

Empirical evidence shows that small businesses will adjust to wage hike: Economist

The argument for a higher minimum wage has often been characterized as a moral one, but according to Canadian economist Michal Rozworski, the change is also good business.

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2017, Politics & Current Affairs

Main-Danforth transit hub a priority: Arthur Potts

The Beaches-East York riding has long been an NDP stronghold, but it's currently held by a Liberal MPP. The candidates are gearing up for the next election.

2018, Business

Winning $15: Meet some of the leaders of the $15 and Fairness movement

The Fair Workplaces & Better Jobs Act may have been enacted by the Liberals, but the groundwork to create a political climate that made such a bold move possible was done by grassroots organizers. I interviewed four of them to learn about their roles in the movement.

2017, Business

15 and Fairness leader: Fight not over for higher minimum wage in Ontario

This article was originally published on Toronto Observer. Critical to win the public debate about minimum wage, says Deena Ladd Long-time activist Deena Ladd cautioned her cohorts in the Fight for 15 and Fairness movement against complacency even as they appear to be achieving their objectives. The Ontario┬áLiberal government has promised to bring in a… Continue reading 15 and Fairness leader: Fight not over for higher minimum wage in Ontario