Podcast
Image: Used with permission of SEIU Local 2 and Unions Are Essential.
Scott Neigh | Christine Bro and Quentin Rowe-Codner talk about the Unions Are Essential campaign and about a recent successful organizing drive.
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Inside an ambulance. Photo: Zhu/flickr
Meagan Gillmore | Paramedics on Beausoleil First Nation's reserve on Christian Island in Ontario have joined the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU).
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Back of Westjet flight attendant. Creative Commons licensed photo: Cara Grimshaw Photography/flickr
Meagan Gillmore | WestJet employees are working in crowded environments -- and not just airplanes. Several campaigns are underway to organize workers, including customer service representatives and flight attendants.
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Centennial College - HP Campus. Photo: JasonParis/flickr
Meagan Gillmore | The summer months are providing little reprieve for staff and representatives at the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) who work with college instructors.
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Meagan Gillmore | In a paper released by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Lynne Fernandez and Jim Silver describe the history of Indigenous people in labour.
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Meagan Gillmore | Ontario introduced changes to the Employment Standards Act (ESA) and Labour Relations Act (LRA) on June 1. The proposed changes to labour laws are good, but they won't benefit everyone.
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Meagan Gillmore | Ontario's Changing Workplaces Review doesn't do enough to recommend protections for the collective rights of workers in the reality TV industry, the Canadian Media Guild (CMG) says.
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Meagan Gillmore | Workers in reality TV often work in unsafe and unhealthy environments, contributing to professional and personal drama that can rival the action on the shows they create. And, for now, it's legal.
Activist Toolkit
| The first Labour Day in Canada was when workers discovered the power of striking
Columnists
Jim Stanford | I am still catching my breath from one of the wildest weeks in my life: all the events that culminated in the founding convention last weekend in Toronto of Unifor.
Podcast
Jiselle Hanna and Piergiorgio Moro | Labour updates from the Asia Pacific region and an interview with Terisita Hadman from KMU Philippines about organizing conditions in Mindanao.
News
KFC workers protest outside the chain restaurant in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
Peter Rugh | Approximately 400 fast food workers across New York City took part in Thursday's day-long strike -- the latest action in the ongoing campaign that is demanding a raise.