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May 2, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

The Fredericton Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts celebrated May Day, the International Workers’ Day, by hosting a panel of activists and union leaders to discuss the mixed track […]

Mayworks Fredericton 2018

April 30, 2018, by Mayworks Fredericton 2018 Organizing Committee

Artists and workers invite all to celebrate the fourth annual Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts in Fredericton on traditional Wolastoq ...

Workers’ compensation, 1918: the beginnings

April 23, 2018, by David Frank

The debate had been going on for years. When workers take a job, they put themselves at the disposal of an employer in return for their pay. But workp ...

Solidarity for improving wages and New Brunswick communities

March 23, 2018, by Susan O'Donnell

By working together, workers in New Brunswick have an opportunity to improve their wages and their spending in local communities, according to Daniel ...

  • NB labour unions explore political agenda for 2018 election
    November 26, 2017, by Susan O'Donnell

    Labour activists gathered for a two-day political education conference in November 2017 to share ideas and identify key strategic issues for action. Watch a short video introducing the story with […]

  • Homeless want to work [Video]
    August 10, 2017, by Norm Skelton

    The stereotype of the homeless lacking ambition has been examined and found to be lacking, the National Alliance to End Homelessness found that the homeless want to work. Employers are […]