United Food and Commercial Workers

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A progressive and inclusive organization that is dedicated to workers’ rights & a better future for members and their families.
April 29, 2016 |
May Day is both a celebration of labour's achievements and an annual reminder that the struggle remains as the impact of globalization can only be contested by heightened international solidarity.
April 14, 2016 |
Walmart workers demanding compensation for unpaid wages recently won a huge legal victory after the United States Supreme Court denied Walmart's appeal of a class action lawsuit.
April 7, 2016 |
As the strike by UFCW Canada Local 1288P members at Covered Bridge Potato Chips holds strong, thousands of activists from around the world have added their voices in calling for a fair first contract.
March 29, 2016 |
The annual Students Against Migrant Exploitation (SAME) tour has once again hit the road in support of the fight against migrant worker exploitation.
March 9, 2016 |
The government of Manitoba passed Bill 8, which provides victims of domestic violence up to five days of paid workplace leave and up to 17 weeks of unpaid leave with a right-to-return to work.
February 26, 2016 |
Workers at Covered Bridge were forced out on strike on January 5, because over the past two years the company has said "NO" to paying a fair living wage and recognizing basic workplace rights.
February 12, 2016 |
This hotel doesn't treat its workers fairly. They've been on strike since December. These workers are your neighbours. Don't check-in at this hotel. Support them by sending a letter to the CEO.
February 1, 2016 |
The Best Western members were forced on strike on December 28, after the company denied the workers back pay and refused to pay them a fair wage. You can help by sending a message.
January 27, 2016 |
A ruling by the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal has confirmed that the federal government discriminated against First Nations children.
January 20, 2016 |
You can help to bring justice to workers at Covered Bridge Potato Chips. Send a message to the company to get back to bargaining a fair contract.
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