September 30 was the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. Unions and their members can help achieve reconciliation. An interview with the Diversity Vice-President for the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Debra Merrier.

Also in RadioLabour’s Canada Report for the week September 26 to October 1, 2021:

  • How Indian women are using WhatsApp to help domestic violence victims
  • The LabourStart report about union events
  • And singing: ‘I’m Stickin’ to the Union – the Nurses’ Version’

Music: UnioNation. Used by permission.



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