ISAC's Media & Policy News: 12 January 2018

Posted
January 12, 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Top stories include:

Minimum Wage and Workers’ Rights

Tim Hortons locations hit by protests over wage clawbacks:
https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2018/01/10/tim-hortons-locations-hit-by-protests-over-wage-clawbacks.html

“Greed is not OK”: Backlash grows against Tim Hortons worker benefit cuts:
http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/tim-hortons-minimum-wage-worker-benefits-1.4480097

Demonstrators picket Tim Hortons after cuts to employee benefits:
http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/tim-hortons-protest-rally-picket-ontario-employee-benefits-1.4480559

What a day of protesting against Tim Hortons looks like:
https://www.vice.com/en_ca/article/bjy5qv/what-a-day-of-protesting-against-tim-hortons-looks-like

Tim Hortons faces protests over employee benefit cuts:
http://www.cbc.ca/news/thenational/tim-hortons-faces-protests-over-employee-benefit-cuts-1.4482204

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