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Lynne Fernandez | This fall Winnipeg City Council will determine the future of waste collection. While garbage is generally not a "sexy" topic, there are many reasons why the public should be paying attention.
Podcast
Jiselle Hanna | Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and interview with Steve Diston, ETU, on an outsourcing dispute.
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Lynne Fernandez | The results of the federal election indicate that most Canadians understand the value of publicly provided services. Hopefully this is a lesson all the political parties in Manitoba have absorbed.
Columnists
Jim Stanford | There is little conceivable upside to Canada's auto industry in this trade deal. The TPP as currently written would eventually stimulate a significant offshoring of North American auto production.
Columnists
Jim Stanford | Trans-Pacific Partnership talks have jumped right into the deep end of NAFTA: undertaking a wholesale renegotiation of what is by far Canada's most important trade relationship. Why?
Podcast
Diana Beaumont | Labour news. Interview with three representatives of the Philippines Airlines Employees Association, about their successful 26-month campaign to stop the outsourcing of their jobs.
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Erin Weir | Reports of RBC outsourcing jobs to temporary foreign workers to replace existing Canadian employees should prompt a broader debate about the massive expansion of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program.
News
A protest against RBC's investments in the tar sands.
Kevin Edmonds | The outrage is certainly understandable -- as one would think that RBC with its more than $2 billion in first quarter profits could afford to retain these workers -- but the surprise isn't.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | After their jobs were moved to China, close to a dozen Sensata employees have decided to put up a fight, to challenge Romney to put into practice his very campaign slogans to save American jobs.
Podcast
Diana Beaumont, Pier Moro | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region. Interview with Iqu Mahendra, about the upcoming Indonesian union mobilization against casualization and outsourcing.
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Armine Yalnizyan | During an unusually hot summer, Baskin-Robbins has decided to shut its production facility in Peterborough, Ont., and lay off 80 workers because of . . . wait for it . . . increased demand!