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March 1, 2018 - 4:51pm •
The Public Service Alliance of Canada North hosted the annual Pink Shirt/Anti-Bullying Day at the Great Hall of the NWT Legislative Assembly on Feb. 28.  Students from four local schools gathered to mark this year's theme which was Cyberbullying.  Among the featured presentations included a video by William McDonald’s Me to We Group called “Step Up So others Don’t Get Stepped On.”
February 26, 2018 - 11:25am •
  Pictured from left: Dawn Skinner, Marie Buchanan, Suzette Montreuil, Samantha Moynes, Sheila Laity, Holly Ferris, Simone Cummings.  
February 23, 2018 - 11:22am •
There will be a 'Burnt By Phoenix' Day of Action on Wednesday, Feb. 28 in Whitehorse. The event will  mark the second anniversary of the failure of the Phoenix pay system and will take place at the Elijah Smith Buliding at noon.  Please see our poster for more details. 
February 21, 2018 - 10:50am •
There will be a Burnt By Phoenix Rally on Wednesday, February 28th. The event will take place from 7:45 am to 8:30 am at the Greenstone Building. The rally will show support for our Federal Public Service Workers who have been facing issues with the Phoenix Pay System for over 2 years. Please see our poster for more details. 
January 26, 2018 - 3:35pm •
(From the July 19/17 issue of Yellowknifer)
January 26, 2018 - 3:02pm •
January 26, 2018 - 3:01pm •
November 29, 2017 - 10:18am •
  By Jack Bourassa (As appeared in the Nov. 29, 2017 issue of 'Yellowknifer')  We were slightly amused in recent weeks to see Premier Bob McLeod issue a 'red alert' to our federal government. I certainly do feel there is a lot to be 'alerted' about as it comes to the lack of commitment by the feds to Northern living and how services are delivered to our citizens.
October 11, 2017 - 12:24pm •
Across the country there is an increasingly accepted view that raising the minimum wage is both socially responsible and of net benefit to the economy. Within the last year, the public discourse around this subject has shifted dramatically after progressive leadership in several provinces have either announced a $15/hr wage floor before 2020; or put plans in place to work toward that figure before 2020.

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