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Marc Belanger, RadioLabour | The BCGEU used its shareholder power to tell Thomson Reuters to stop using its software to help ICE in the United States. And more labour news.
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Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour's Canada Report: How the BCGEU used its shareholder power to attack Thomson Reuters' contracts with ICE.
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Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour's Canada Report: How unions are supporting health-care workers in Ontario and B.C.
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Are organized thugs killing people with drugs in BC? RadioLabour's Canada Report for March 1-8, 2019
Marc Belanger, C. Marie Ainsborough | The BCGEU wants a public inquiry into organized crime and drug overdosing; OFL to fight health-care privatization; African labour leader arrested in Zimbabwe.
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For many Canadians, it's the rent or medicine
Marc Belanger, C. Marie Ainsborough, Derek Blackadder | Weekly labour roundup by RadioLabour for Feb. 1-7, 2019 focuses on national pharmacare, the opioid crisis and the need for new rules for the global economic order.
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Meagan Gillmore | The Canadian labour movement lost a formidable champion of women's rights this month with the passing of Joan Gower Gillatt, the first woman president of what is now the BCGEU.
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| The recent death of Soleiman Faqiri is one of many incidents.
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Alyse Kotyk | BCGEU and its 65,000 members have signed a solidarity agreement with First Nations opposing the Northern Gateway pipeline proposal and other tar sands projects in their territories.
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Paul Finch | The federal government is trying to recklessly push through this unnecessary bill without due debate. This stifles our democratic process.
Activist Toolkit
| BCGEU created this handy infographic and video to help explain how the bargaining process works for public sector unions.
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| A short animated video outlining what happens when contract negotiations break down and members are asked to take a strike vote.
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David J. Climenhaga | In a dispute over raiding, NUPGE will suspend participation in the activities of the CLC, which has responded by banning NUPGE affiliates from provincial labour federations and local labour councils.