Indigenous Workers and Unions: The Case of Winnipeg’s CUPE 500

Indigenous Workers and Unions Authored by Lynne Fernandez and Jim Silver In this paper we examine the case of CUPE 500 and its relationship with Indigenous City of Winnipeg workers as a case study. Given the changing labour market in which precarious work is becoming...

Winnipeg’s Inner City: Infographic

The State of the Inner City 2017 report launch included an infographic breaking down information, stats and solutions. – Why Fight Poverty and Income Inequality? – Cycle of Poverty – Root Causes – Strengths of the Inner City –...

State of the Inner City Report 2016: Reconciliation Lives Here

Reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada is arguably the most important issue Canada faces today. While the urgency may have emerged due to a heightened awareness of the legacies of residential schools via the work of the Truth and...