December, 2014

CBC Thunder Bay: "Ed Arvelin of OPSEU local 7-20 said the not-for-profit clinic…

CBC Thunder Bay: “Ed Arvelin of OPSEU local 7-20 said the not-for-profit clinic offers a variety of counselling ...

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Canada: Paper mill closure an unwelcome Christmas gift

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Canada: Transit driver accuses city of discrimination

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If you think unions are "no longer needed," ask yourself: Are capitalists less g…

If you think unions are “no longer needed,” ask yourself: Are capitalists less greedy? Are bosses more generous ...

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Large employers are 5 times more likely than small ones to pay minimum wage says new Ontario report

New research prepared by Social Planning Toronto and the Campaign to Raise the Minimum Wage shows that in ...

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Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014: How the laws have changed

Following years of hard work and organizing by Workers’ Action Centre members and their allies, Bill 18, the ...

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Rewarding Offenders – Read the OFL Report WSIB rebates for employers convicted of killing workers

OFL Report “Rewarding Offenders” Exposes WSIB Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is rebating millions of dollars ...

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Boycott Beer Cans to Demand Fairness for Crown Holdings Workers

This holiday season, when you raise a bottle, instead of a can, you are supporting good jobs for ...

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Workplace fatalities reach 5-year high while WSIB pays millions to convicted companies and meager benefits to victims: Monday protest to demand justice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 5, 2014 Workplace fatalities reach 5-year high while WSIB pays millions to convicted companies ...

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Message from Unions: Approval of Tim Hortons Deal is Double Double Trouble

SEIU Healthcare, Unifor and Teamsters Local 647 have raised the alarm about the dire consequences of a corporate ...

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