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Maya Bhullar | A reflection on the labour movement's achievements in 2020 so far.
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | U.S. President Donald Trump has consistently downplayed the numbers of cases and victims, pushing false cures and conspiracy theories instead of leading a co-ordinated response.
Workers at the Ritzy Cinema, Brixton striking in 2014. Image: M.o.B 68/Wikimedia Commons
Maya Bhullar | This Labour Day, unions across Canada are facing new attacks as the majority of provinces now have conservative governments which are rolling back social services and workers' rights.
The UCP government's "blue ribbon" panel. From left to right: Mike Percy, Dave Mowat, Finance Minister Travis Toews, Janice MacKinnon, Premier Jason Kenney, Kim Henderson, Jay Ramotar and Bev Dahlby. Image: Government of Alberta
David J. Climenhaga | If Jason Kenney is serious about achieving a destiny as prime minister of Canada, he's going to have to stop giving the impression he's a separatist, isn't he?
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Fred Wilson | This Labour Day it is a time for reflection and an urgently needed jump start towards a new kind of union movement.
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| Next rally is on September 2, let's keep building.
Rally and march to raise the minimum wage in America. Photo: The All-Nite Images/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | Despite the herculean efforts of the North American right, it would seem increasing numbers of workers are doing the math.
Rachel Notley & friends at last year's EDLC Labour Day BBQ (Photo: David Climenhaga)
David J. Climenhaga | Passage of the Fair and Family-friendly Workplaces Act on June 6 finally dragged Alberta labour law into the 20th Century -- less than two decades into the 21st!
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Bob Barnetson | One thousand workers die on the job in Canada each year and hundreds of thousands are injured. Workplace safety is still under-investigated and under-enforced.
Chris Buckley | Ontario's outdated labour laws are up for review. Now is your chance to advocate for secure and fairly compensated work for all Ontario workers.
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David J. Climenhaga | Labour Day 2016: Things sure don't seem as dire now as they did at this time only a year ago, do they?
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Kelly Okamura | Acknowledging textile workers at home and abroad on Labour Day with new consumer insight.