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First Call in the News – March 2019


Press Progress: Children Forced to Claim $5 million Per Year in Injury Payouts, Thanks to Old BC Liberal Labour Laws
The Tyee: Want Justice? Then Let the Youth Lead
Langara Voice: Langara Faculty Association now a living wage employer
BCTF Social Justice Newsletter: 1 in 5 Poor Children in BC Call Out for Bold Government Action
BCTF Social Justice Newsletter: Poverty at the School Level: What Can Teachers Do?
Times Colonist: Comment: Basic income must be only one part of poverty-reduction plans
Vancouver Sun: B.C. unveils first poverty reduction plan
My Coast Now: Together B.C. is our poverty reduction plan
The Tyee: BC’s Poverty Reduction Plan Includes Few New Measures
Times Colonist: Les Leyne: Ambitious goals for ending poverty in B.C.
Vancouver Courier: B.C.’s $4-billion poverty plan ‘money well spent’
Burnaby Now: B.C.’s $4-billion poverty plan ‘money well spent’
The Tyee: ‘We Need To Be Better’: A Rallying Cry From First Call Keynote
CBC: The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn
CBC: Is 12 too young to work? Youth advocates slam B.C.’s lax child-labour laws