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The working class has had enough

How a once undervalued, ignored and politically silent group is fighting back
Erin O’Toole makes a transportation announcement at a trucking company while campaigning in Winnipeg, on Aug. 20, 2021 (Ryan Remiorz/CP)

Erin O’Toole, socialist crusader

Justin Ling: The policies put forth by the Conservatives are serious, sensible and pro-worker. They’re also impressive when put next to the anemic NDP platform.

What does it mean to be working class in Canada?

Socio-economic lines are often erased or ignored in Canada. Here’s how I came to see my working class roots clearly.
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Ontario’s election is about to be a scramble for working class votes

Tom Parkin: The emerging issue of the election is affordability of everyday life. And with the Liberals sinking, we may see an epic right-left battle.
FCA assembly workers attend the celebration of the production launch of the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan at the FCA Windsor Assembly plant in Windsor

Why Conservatives and the NDP are fighting over the ’working class’

While the Liberals obsess about the middle class, the opposition will be talking about another kind of voter
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British students are slipping. Should parents take the fall?

White working-class children in the U.K. are lagging behind their peers. Fining parents could be the answer
The santorum surge

The Santorum surge

Support is soaring for the father of seven who offers the rhetorical red meat Romney can’t
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Ignatieff, a working-class hero?

Michael Ignatieff recalls his time as a freelance writer with a particular romanticism