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Labour Day

On This Day
The first Labour Day in Canada was when workers discovered the power of striking

Canadian Labour Congress 27th Convention

May 4, 2014 to May 9, 2014
Palais des Congrès de Montréal
201 avenue Viger Ouest
Montreal , QC
45° 30' 19.836" N, 73° 33' 39.1176" W
Quebec CA
The 27th Constitutional Convention of the Canadian Labour Congress will be held from Monday, May 5 to Friday, May 9 at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal.

Canadian Association of Labour Media Conference

May 1, 2014 to May 4, 2014
McGill University Montreal , QC
45° 30' 31.212" N, 73° 33' 14.3748" W
Quebec CA
CALM is the annual labour and media conference from May 1-3 in Montreal -- the place to be for labour communicators, activists and allies!
May 2, 2014
Photo: Rob Caballero/flickr

May Day: More than a dream

Lynne Fernandez
This May Day, let's take a moment to recognize and celebrate all the organizations and individuals who refuse to accept social exclusion as inevitable, and who won't let the dream die.
Apr 29, 2014
Photo: Derek Blackadder/flickr

Day of Mourning: Why we still fight

Lynne Fernandez
The Day of Mourning, more than any other day in the labour movement's calendar, brings home why we must remain vigilant in the area of workers' rights.


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