Amazon notified Bolton, Ontairo warehouse workers that two more workers tested positive for COVID-19 this week
PressProgressNEW: Amazon confirms two more workers have tested positive for COVID-19 at one of its Ontario warehouses.
Amazon is now asking workers to ‘stay home’ if they feel sick. Just one small problem: Amazon cut their unpaid leave last month.
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New report highlights how the ‘modern conservative movement’ has been built on the backs of public sector workers
PressProgressAlberta public pension manager that lost billions made big investments in conservative donors’ companies, says new report.
It highlights how the ‘modern conservative movement’ has been built on the backs of public sector workers:
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PressProgressDoctors are critical of employers demanding doctor’s notes to prove their employees are really sick, noting it’s a waste of time and public resources.
The Canadian Medical Association (@CMA_Docs) has called it an “unnecessary public health risk.”
Developer hired a former Harper minister to lobby Ford government over land-use planning and a ‘proposed highway’ on their land
PressProgressNEW: Developer with links to fake parents’ group lobbied Doug Ford’s government shortly after “Vaughan Working Families” ran its anti-teacher attack ads.
The lobbying activities related to land-use planning and a “proposed highway.”
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Mysterious 'Vaughan Working Families' group is linked to one of the richest and most powerful men in Vaughan
PressProgressMore details about who is behind the mysterious anti-teacher attack ads from a fake parents’ group called “Vaughan Working Families.”
The group behind the ads is chaired by this well-connected conservative millionaire:
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UBC officials insist they heard from people supportive of the event despite e-mails showing overwhelmingly negative reaction
PressProgressNEW: Internal e-mails contradict UBC’s explanation for why it hosted an ‘alt-right’ event on campus.
UBC officials claimed they heard from ‘equal’ numbers of people who were for and against the event – it appears that may not have been accurate.
Who is behind the mysterious group that is shelling out big money to attack Ontario teachers in three of Canada’s biggest newspapers?
PressProgressNEW: Three of Canada’s biggest newspapers are running expensive full-page ads paid for by a mysterious group using a ‘made-up name’ and a fake mother to attack Ontario teachers
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The Toronto Sun portrayed a man with ties to Doug Ford's education minister as an ordinary parent held 'hostage' by teachers
PressProgressNEW: It turns out the angry parent in Joe Warmington’s recent Toronto Sun article criticizing teachers has ties to Doug Ford’s education minister.
He partied with Stephen Lecce on Canada Day and appeared with him in photo ops:
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Computers on Texada Island suddenly played videos of Greta Thunberg, dozens of confused local residents say
Days before the federal election, computers on a remote BC island were hijacked in a mysterious cyber attack.
Dozens of confused local residents say their computers suddenly began playing videos of Greta Thunberg.
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