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Canada’s unions have a plan to move us forward 

By Hassan Yussuff      

It is our responsibility to make sure our social services are ready to catch people as they fall. Canada’s economic, health and social goals are inseparable. It’s time to disaster-proof our nation. We are on the cusp of meaningful social progress. Let’s seize the moment.

Construction workers, pictured July 15, 2020, on the Hill. As we transition from reacting to COVID-19 to living with the virus, Canada’s unions are providing a clear blueprint for a robust recovery that leaves no one behind and addresses the inequities laid bare by the pandemic, writes Canadian Labour Congress president Hassan Yussuff. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

As we transition from reacting to COVID-19 to living with the virus, Canada’s unions are providing a clear blueprint for a robust recovery that leaves no one behind and addresses the inequities laid bare by the pandemic.

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