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Delegates to the Canadian Labour Congress Convention in
Speakers at the rally pointed out that women working full-time earn only 70% as much as men. Under the same conditions, women of colour earn only 64% and Aboriginal women only 46% as much as men. Unionized women earn 93% of the wage of unionized men.
The CLC launched the Equality Once and For All Campaign to draw attention to disparities in women’s incomes and highlight the benefits of belonging to a union.