Posts by Anelyse Weiler

Anelyse Weiler

About Anelyse Weiler

Anelyse Weiler is a PhD candidate at the University of Toronto and a Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Scholar. She has conducted extensive field research on the employment conditions of BC farm workers.

This Labour Day, fruit pickers in BC may have been denied minimum wage

Sep 3, 2019
While many British Columbians and visitors may have enjoyed late summer produce like apples, peaches and plums this Labour Day weekend, the workers who pick these crops generally do not receive statutory holiday pay and many work for less than minimum wage. The laws that govern conditions for agricultural workers make them vulnerable and exploitable,… View Article