Privatization Watch - May/June 2008
Jun 24, 2008 11:37 AM PEI health care workers are leading the fight against privatized nursing homes.
Jun 17, 2008 11:52 AM Québec City hospital administrators must resist pressure to privatize a major redevelopment project.
Jun 24, 2008 01:17 PM The private sector has an important role designing and building public infrastructure – but that’s where it must end, argues Paul Moist.
Jun 27, 2008 02:56 PM The Alberta government's plan to privatize a Fort McMurray subdivision through a public private 'partnership' capitalizes on a community in crisis to promote a flawed solution.Technorati Profile
Jun 25, 2008 10:20 AM CUPE 825 members will once again be looking after recycling and solid waste in Port Moody BC.
Jun 23, 2008 02:43 PM More than 250 HEU members on Vancouver Island will lose their jobs when the VIHA closes 350 long-term care beds over the summer.
May 29, 2008 07:15 AM A new national study shows a majority of Canadians trust their municipal government more than private corporations to deliver public services.
May 12, 2008 02:49 PM The city and Toronto Hydro should keep Toronto Hydro Telecom and put it work for the city and its residents, three expert reports say.
Jun 16, 2008 12:42 PM Toronto Hydro breached the public trust and lost an opportunity for the city and its residents when it decided to sell Toronto Hydro Telecom to Cogeco.
Jun 27, 2008 10:05 AM CUPE and its Newfoundland and Labrador allies have won a victory for public water.
Jun 26, 2008 10:31 AM Privatization can be like dominos. Knock over one public service and they all fall. But solidarity works like that too. One victory can bring the whole sell-off to a halt.
Jun 25, 2008 01:33 PM There’s fresh information available for members fighting P3s.