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Hands off the CBC!
May 10th, 2013 - Send a message to the Conservative Government: hands off the CBC!
ACTRA Condemns Gov’t Assault on CBC’s Collective Bargaining & Journalistic Independence
May 1st, 2013 - ACTRA is calling the Conservative government to task over their attempt to directly interfere in the CBC’s bargaining and decision-making, yet another assault on workers’ rights and public broadcasting.
Mary Walsh named ACTRA’s 2013 Woman of the Year!
March 7th, 2013 - The ACTRA National Women’s Committee this year shines the spotlight on Mary Walsh – ACTRA’s 2013 Woman of the Year.
Canadian Performers Ratify New Independent Production Deal
January 11th, 2013 - ACTRA’s professional performers have voted overwhelming – 99% – in favour of the new Independent Production Agreement (IPA).
IPA Ballots in the Mail – Vote YES
December 13th, 2012 - If you are a member eligible to vote on the ratification of the new 2013-2015 Independent Production Agreement (IPA), keep your eyes on that mailbox! Your ballot is in the mail and should be at your doorstep shortly. Please vote YES! Your ballot must be recieved by the Scrutineer no later than 5:00pm EST [...]
Take Action to Stop Bill C-377!
December 7th, 2012 - The Conservative Government is in the process of ramming through the “anti-union” Bill C-377 in the House of Commons. Take action now to stop this unprecedented attack.
ACTRA Secures New Independent Production Deal
December 1st, 2012 - Canadian performers today announced they have reached tentative terms for renewal of their Independent Production Agreement (IPA). Upon ratification of the tentative agreement performers will receive a rate increase of 6% over the three year term of the agreement.
Jacob Leibovitch appointed ACTRA Director of Research
November 26th, 2012 - Stephen Waddell, ACTRA’s National Executive Director today announced that Jacob Leibovitch has been appointed ACTRA’s National Director of Research effective immediately.
Canadian Performers & Producers Urge Governement to Support Bill C-427
November 7th, 2012 - Performers and producers are rallying in support of Bill C-427 which will be voted on in the House of Commons today. ACTRA and the CMPA are uniting in support of the long overdue measures which would bring tax fairness to self-employed workers in the cultural sector.
Conservative cuts silence important voice for Canadian culture
October 30th, 2012 - Canadian performers voiced their disappointment today at the government’s failure to support the Canadian Conference of the Arts (CCA) which has been a critical voice for arts and culture for more than six decades. .
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