A strike of fast food restaurant employees in New York in 2012 gave birth to a movement demanding a substantial increase of the minimum wage in the United States, calling for it to rise to $15 an hour. Since then, several cities and states have established timelines for raising the minimum wage to that symbolic threshold. In Quebec, the major labour unions have taken up the charge, along with the symbolic $15 target.
A substantial minimum wage hike would be particularly harmful in rural regions.
Federal civil servants are without pay for weeks.
The debate over the $15 minimum wage.
The debates over the $15 minimum wage, the 6 hours working day, and the guaranteed minimum income.
The professions that are regulated and that require a license to be practiced.
The 15 $ an hour minimum wage debate.
Seniority, an important principle in the eyes of the unions..
Canada Post: an inefficient public monopoly.
Subcontracting certain auxiliary tasks performed by police officers to security agents would allow a reduction in the cost of police services.