In the media: Migrant workers

Title Date Type Source URL
Foreign nannies and caregivers fee to cost families $275 15 Aug 2013 Article CBC News Link
Lack of enforcement in B.C. fosters ‘replaceable, disposable’ workforce 13 Aug 2013 Article Vancouver Sun Link
Migrant workers in Canada exploited because of restricted mobility: new report 12 Aug 2013 Article Straight.com Link
New language rules for temporary foreign workers include loophole 8 Aug 2013 Article Vancouver Desi Link
‘Canadians should have first crack at jobs’: Ottawa to charge $275 fee for temporary foreign worker applications 7 Aug 2013 Article National Post Link
Human Rights Tribunal fines farm $23,500 for calling migrant workers ‘monkeys’ 29 Jul 2013 Article Toronto Star Link
Calls renewed to disband Canada’s temporary foreign worker program 25 Jul 2013 Article The Lethbridge Herald Link
Yukon takes over temporary foreign worker program 25 Jul 2013 Article CBC News Link
Ottawa issues more work permits to foreign cooks than any other occupation 24 Jul 2013 Article Toronto Star Link
Temporary foreign workers’ new rules include language loophole 22 Jul 2013 Article Vancouver Sun Link
Separating TFW facts from fiction 19 Jul 2013 Op-ed Vancouver Sun Link
Denny’s restaurants settles foreign workers’suit for $1.4 million 16 Jul 2013 Article Toronto Star Link
Employer blacklist empty despite labour complaints from foreign workers 16 Jul 2013 Article Global News Link
Temporary Foreign Workers Not Necessarily So Temporary 4 Jul 2013 Article Tumbler Ridge News Link
Human-trafficking conviction in nanny’s case hailed as precedent-setting 28 Jun 2013 Article The Globe and Mail Link
Canada is growing dependent on temporary foreign workers, experts fear 26 Jun 2013 Article The Province (Vancouver) Link
Alberta changing rules on foreign workers 20 Jun 2013 Article Global News Link
Border services: Dartmouth business exploited foreign workers 17 Jun 2013 Article The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax) Link
A heavy-handed approach to the temporary foreign workers program 11 Jun 2013 Editorial Globe and Mail Link
Employers of foreign workers face workplace inspections 11 Jun 2013 Article Toronto Star Link
Crackdown on temporary foreign workers lets officials search without warrants 11 Jun 2013 Article Globe and Mail Link
Critics say the temporary foreign worker program is replacing immigration 5 Jun 2013 Article South Delta Leader Link
Immigration Minister Kenney coming to talk temporary foreign workers with local business 24 May 2013 Article Medicine Hat News Link
Harper keeps Canadians unemployed: CLC 24 May 2013 Article The Bulletin (Toronto) Link
Canada needs a national debate on immigration: Siddiqui 23 May 2013 Column Toronto Star Link

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