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The Rally 4 Faculty at Queens Park brought strikers from across Ontario, Nov. 2, 2017. Photo: OPSEU/Twitter
Meagan Gillmore | Pressure is being put on the provincial government to encourage equity for strikers ahead of the 2018 election
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Rick Salutin | Is there any reason to think strikes and the unions which call them will ever reacquire the aura of romance and moral legitimacy they once had? Yes, there is.
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Photo: Crowd gathered outside old City Hall, during the Winnipeg General Strike.
Brent Patterson | Council of Canadians activists gathered in Winnipeg this weekend are dismayed to hear that the Canadian Museum of History has removed its exhibit on the Winnipeg General Strike.
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Ralph Surette | The uproar is about a bill to merge nine regional health authorities into one and streamline their union structure, but it's bigger than that, reaching into the core of Nova Scotian malaise.
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Stephen Kimber | Despite Premier Stephen McNeil's assurance he is "not at all going to war with organized labour," his government's actions tell another story.
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Alex Hunsberger | Ontario politician Tim Hudak wants to push through 'right-to-work' laws in Canada. While many know they aren't good for labour, not as many know these laws got their legs from U.S. segregation.
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Missouri rallies against Right to Work & corporate greed. Photo: Jobs with Justi
Trish Hennessy | The right-wing Fraser Institute has released a paper that, if implemented, would dramatically lower our standards for worker pay, workers' rights and workplace protections.
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Hennessy's Index | In 1894, Canada's federal government officially declared the first Monday of September Labour Day, a national holiday.
Activist Toolkit
| How to unionize your workplace or create a new union local while dealing with union busting.
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Dave Bleakney | Like Patti Smith sang, "people have the power," more power than they know, "the power to dream, to rule, to wrestle the earth from fools." We have the power to write the script any time.
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Jim Stanford | I had a good old-fashioned knock-em-down drag-em-out debate with Ian Lee from Carleton University on CBC's Power and Politics about Bill C-377.
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Duncan Cameron | The re-election of Governor Walker June 5 in Wisconsin represents the worst defeat for American labour since former U.S. president Ronald Reagan busted the air traffic controllers union in 1981.