Opinions

Increasing provincial minimum wage to $15 provides economic and moral benefits

By Kayle Van’t Klooster, September 11 2018 — The Alberta New Democratic Party government’s increase to the provincial minimum wage towards a living wage is one of its most ambitious policies. When it was announced, the policy was met with a significant amount of skepticism from detractors claiming it would ruin the economy. Critics were vocal…

Back-to-work legislation for York University faculty an unsustainable solution

By Muhammad Naeem, August 30 2018 — On March 5, 2018, around 3,000 members of teaching faculty at York University, including contract instructors and students — consisting of mostly graduate and research assistants — went on strike over job security and salary disputes. The strike, which was estimated to only last a few days, eventually…

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