Our Workers Solidarity Committee supported workers in struggle, including unionized and non-unionized workers. This included organizing the Workers Action Centre and a local campaign to raise the minimum wage in Nova Scotia to $15/hour.

Fight for $15 and Fairness

The Fight for 15 and Fairness is a movement across Canada and around the world pushing for a higher minimum wage and stronger workers’ rights for all workers.

Fight for 15 & Fairness Halifax is a local organizing body – comprised of individuals as well as organizations and labour unions – pushing for a $15 minimum wage and stronger workers’ rights in Nova Scotia.

Workers Action Centre

Solidarity Kjipuktuk / Halifax, along with the Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council, were establishing members of the Halifax Workers Action Centre that provides legal and educational resources for workers seeking support in confronting oppression and exploitation at work.

Videos

Solidarity Halifax has participated in numerous panels exploring the politics of work and workplaces. Watch the following videos of panels hosted by Solidarity Halifax.

Video: The Politics of Childcare

Video: Unions. Capitalism. Young Workers.