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Fernando Arce

March 13, 2021 • Media Co-op

Federal NDP fails to live up to its constitution: Courage Coalition

Grassroots group wants to put the 'democratic' back into the New Democratic Party

» Story: by Fernando Arce

February 24, 2021 • Media Co-op

Hundreds of organizations demand #StatusForAll migrant workers on Canada Agriculture Day

Advocates say the government is trying to "divide and conquer" migrants and workers

» Story: by Fernando Arce

February 22, 2021 • Media Co-op

Temporary COVID benefit extensions welcomed, but permanent, structural change needed: workers and advocates

Labour groups call for entire Employment Insurance system to be revamped

» Story: by Fernando Arce

October 23, 2020 • Media Co-op

Canada slow to recognize MAS' election victory in Bolivia

Asked whether Canada apologizes for backing the 2019 coup, Global Affairs dodges the question

June 21, 2020 • Media Co-op

Saunders is out as Toronto Police Chief as #DefundThePolice demands grow louder

Toronto's first Black police chief is retiring early. His legacy was to maintain the brutal status quo of policing. What comes next?

» Story: by Fernando Arce

May 8, 2020 • Media Co-op

The Failed Invasion of Venezuela, and the American and Canadian Connections

"There are no barriers that [Juan Guaidó] cannot climb." -- Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne in January

» Story: by Fernando Arce

May 4, 2020 • Media Co-op

Frontline workers still fighting for adequate sick days in Ontario

Nurses, personal support workers, grocery store employees in Ontario are being forced to choose between taking a sick day and making ends meet

» Story: by Fernando Arce