Kamloops speech on living wage

eth Klein, B.C. director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, will speak in Kamloops March 9 on the need to introduce a living wage to ensure that the basic needs of families can be met through employment

Kamloops – Seth Klein, B.C. director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, will speak in Kamloops March 9 on the need to introduce a living wage to ensure that the basic needs of families can be met through employment.

Klein published “Working for a living wage” in 2010 describing problems experienced by families with low wages and suggesting a role for employers and governments. Copies are available on the CCPA website at www.policyalternatives.ca .

Working for a Living Wage, 7 – 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, 2011 Desert Gardens, 550 Seymour Street, Kamloops

Admission is free and the public is welcome.