Marc Belanger

Podcast
Jun 14, 2019
ILO at McGill. Image: Morrice Hall, McGill University, 1940. ILO photo. Used by permission.

How McGill saved the ILO from the Nazis

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report June 14 to 21, 2019. McGill provided a refuge for the ILO during WWII, a treaty to stop violence against women, the LabourStart Report, and more.
Podcast
Jun 7, 2019
Image: Wikimedia - Queen's Park, Toronto

Ontario to cap wages of a million public sector workers

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report June 7-14, 2019. Ontario caps public sector wages at 1 per cent. Labour wins paid leave for domestic violence in Saskatchewan. The LabourStart Report about union events.
Podcast
May 31, 2019
Workers at garment factory in Gazipur, Bangladesh

Canadian companies rejecting Bangladesh safety Accord

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report May 30 to June 7, 2019. The Bangladesh Fire and Safety Accord rejected by Mark's and Sport Chek, the LabourStart Report, and singing: 'Every Stitch'.
Podcast
May 24, 2019
Winnipeg General Strike

How women sparked the Winnipeg General Strike

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report May 24 to 31, 2019. Women were the first to walk off the job during the Winnipeg strike, the gender pay gap seems stuck at 20 per cent, and singing: 'Bread and Roses.'
Podcast
May 17, 2019
Winnipeg Pride Festival 2018

Labour fights for LGBTQI2S rights today and every day

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report May 17 to 24, 2019. May 17 is the International Day Against homophobia, transphobia and biphobia, a sweet & sour deal at GM's Oshawa plant, and the LabourStart report.
Podcast
May 10, 2019
Image: Alexander Kurth. Used by permission of CUPW.

Unionizing bike couriers in the gig economy

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report May 10 to 17, 2019 -- Foodora couriers in Toronto want a union, labour demands a new social contract, the LabourStart report about union events and more.
Podcast
Apr 26, 2019
Laird Cronk, BC Fed

'Stop child labour' says BC Federation of Labour

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report April 26 - May 3, 2019 -- British Columbia should end child labour with new laws says BC Fed. Also -- the LabourStart report about union events, and remembering Rana Plaza.
Podcast
Apr 18, 2019
Prescription drugs

Many more lobbyists hired to stop pharmacare

RadioLabour
RadioLabour's Canada Report April 19-26, 2019 -- Nurses say lobbyists are trying to stop pharmacare, what happened when British tourists supported a picket line, the LabourStart report and more.

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