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The Canadian Progressive: At Chinese-owned B.C. mine, no Canadian hires for four years

by BC Federation of Labour “It’s clear HD Mining is in no hurry to hire Canadians and that the province of BC and Government of Canada have been complicit all along.” Documents released today show HD Mining planned to use exclusively underpaid Temporary Foreign Workers (TFW’s) underground for 4.5 years after the commencement of construction, READ MORE

The Ranting Canadian: Fuck Tim Hortons, Fuck HD Mining and Fuck the…

Fuck Tim Hortons, Fuck HD Mining and Fuck the “Temporary” Foreign Worker Exploitation Program!

Tim Hortons coffee sucks. So do their labour practices, as do the labour practices of HD Mining and most of the other employers who participate in the Conservative temporary foreign worker exploitation program.

I used to like Tim Hortons, especially in comparison to the excessively sweet and artery-clogging Krappy Krispy Kreme doughnuts. I have never been a fan of Tim Hortons coffee, and do not understood why so many Canadians go apeshit for it, idling their cars daily, patiently waiting in drive-through lines instead of making

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