UFCW Support Centre. Photo used with permission.

The United Food and Commercial Workers union — the UFCW — wants open work permits for vulnerable migrant workers who have suffered physical, sexual, psychological or financial abuse from their employers while working in Canada. An interview with Derek Johnstone, special assistant to UFCW’s national president.

Also in RadioLabour’s Canada Report May 3-10, 2019

• The LabourStart report about union events in Canada and around the world

• Singing: “I’m Working on a Farm” by Spin el Poeta, produced by UFCW. Used by permmission.

Image: UFCW. Used by permission.

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