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June 11, 2019

Safety concerns for Indigenous women in resource development: MMIW inquiry

OTTAWA - Amnesty International Canada is supporting the call from the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women on the "urgent need'' to consider the safety of Indigenous women in all stages of resource-extraction projects.

Research group launches probe into allegation of racial profiling of black student

HALIFAX - A national research group is probing an allegation from a black university student that he was singled out based on his race during a conference in British Columbia and accused of stealing a laptop.

Attempted murder charge in stabbing of Manitoba First Nations police officer

ROSSBURN, Man. - RCMP say a 21-year-old man has been charged following the stabbing of a First Nations police officer on a northern Manitoba reserve.

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Construction accident in Alberta’s energy sector kills two workers

FOX CREEK, Alta. – A construction accident in northern Alberta has killed two workers. » Read More

Alberta introduces bill to change overtime pay, reduce youth minimum wage

EDMONTON – Alberta is cutting the minimum wage for young workers and making other changes to overtime, holiday pay and votes for union certification. » Read More
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RCMP steps up traffic enforcement in support of roadside-worker safety

Richmond, B.C. (May 13, 2019) — The RCMP Lower Mainland District Integrated Road Safety Unit is partnering with the Work Zone Safety Alliance and WorkSafeBC to raise awareness about the risks workers face while working on or alongside the road. » Read More