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Marc Belanger, RadioLabour | WestJet airport agents in Calgary and Vancouver joined Unifor by signing union cards. Plus more labour news.
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Marc Belanger, RadioLabour | RadioLabour's Canada Report: An Air Canada bailout should mean government shares. The Canadian Labour International Film Festival. And more.
Back of Westjet flight attendant. Creative Commons licensed photo: Cara Grimshaw Photography/flickr
Meagan Gillmore | WestJet employees are working in crowded environments -- and not just airplanes. Several campaigns are underway to organize workers, including customer service representatives and flight attendants.
Redeye Collective | With profits increasingly threatened by rising fuel prices, airlines are turning to biofuels both to reduce costs and to give the industry a sustainable image.
Jim Stanford | In wildly swinging the axe as a solution to corporate woe, the downsizers are felling many trees -- but missing the forest.