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Teuila Fuatai | So how's Trudeau doing on the labour file? Teuila Fuatai checked in and found four areas that were, let's just say, interesting.
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Teuila Fuatai | Canadian labour activists are relieved Harper's anti-union legislation C-377 will be repealed, but activists in the U.S. and U.K. brace for the worst as similar attacks threaten their movements.
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Murray Dobbin | The message of a new report is as unambiguous as it is surprising. For all the talk about what will grow the economy, the key component to future economic growth is rising wages and salaries.
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Nora Loreto | Why is the Harper government constantly attacking unions? Is it because they promote economic equality and fairness? Probably! This handbook shows the value of unions to Canadian society.
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Linda McQuaig | Tim Hudak's folksy persona has tended to obscure two key things -- he remains committed to anti-union legislation borrowed from Arkansas and he is capable of a cynical dishonesty that is breathtaking.
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Pam Frache | A decent minimum wage is not just a youth issue. About one million workers earn less than $14.25/hour and more than 60 per cent are adults over 25.
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Jim Stanford | As Tim Hudak learned, the effort to blame trade unions as the scapegoat for all economic and fiscal ailments is running out of steam.
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Lynne Fernandez | At the same time that her government pushed Bill 45 through the Alberta Legislature, Premier Alison Redford was paying tribute to Nelson Mandela.
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Rick Salutin | Tim Hudak is a great example of the damage a good education can do. So is Stephen Harper. Both are products of university economics departments in the late 20th century.
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H.G. Watson | Jason Kenney tweets, then quickly deletes, his thoughts on working with his apparently non-unionized staff and ignites a Twitter frenzy about the CPC's anti-union views.
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David Doorey | The Fraser Institute issued a "study" advocating "right to work" laws and their implementation in Canada. Are the Conservatives' arguments founded on reason, lies or just bullshit?
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Humberto DaSilva | Richtree Market Restaurant closed its restaurant in the Eaton Centre and severed all of its unionized workers.