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B.C. Needs To Support Workers' Mental Health And Mandate Paid Sick Leave

We need affordable childcare and paid sick leave so workers don’t have to choose between their health and their livelihood. – Jackie Speier, Democratic Representative from California’s 14th District What is the worth of strong labour laws in British Columbia? They make sure that every worker is treated fairly, that every worker receives fair compensation for their work, that safety ...

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Union boss Fehr: NHL players have full support to peacefully protest

If an NHL player wants to make a statement during the playing of the national anthem, he will have the full backing of his union bosses. “We believe each player may choose to speak out or engage in peaceful protest on matters that are important to him,” NHLPA executive director Donald Fehr wrote in a memo sent to players Wednesday. ...

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Johnson won't kneel during Anthem, but “I do support peaceful protest”

Jimmie Johnson is a stand-up kind of guy. The philanthropic endeavors of the seven-time Cup champion have been well-documented during his NASCAR tenure. Whether that means coming to the aid of others — as he did last week when he assisted victims of Hurricane Irma in Florida or supporting breast cancer survivors at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Wednesday — Johnson ...

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Ilkay Gundogan offers support to injured City team-mate Benjamin Mendy

Ilkay Gundogan has offered his support to Manchester City team-mate Benjamin Mendy with the defender facing a lengthy lay-off due to a knee injury. Left-back Mendy was hurt in a tackle on Andros Townsend during City’s 5-0 win over Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium last Saturday. The France international is to … Premier League Football News

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