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Is there really a shortage of Canadians willing to work?

With 6 unemployed Canadians for every job vacancy, why are employers hiring an ever increasing number of temporary foreign workers?

 

Is there really a shortage of Canadians willing to do the work temporary foreign workers do?

 

Related links:

Mcdonald's foreign workers call it slavery, CBC Go Public

Waitresses lose jobs to foreign workers, CBC Go News

Job Vacancies, CBC News

Service sector sees spike in temporary foreign workers, The Globe and Mail 

 

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