Rio Tinto Lockout

Rachel Mendleson

Meet The Canadian Ex-Olympian Who's Taking On A Mining Giant

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 04.26.2012 | Canada Business

Former Canadian Olympian Bruce Kidd has thrown his support behind a union-led campaign to remove Rio Tinto as official supplier of medals to the upco...

Rachel Mendleson

Locked-Out Canadian Rio Tinto Workers Take Battle To London Olympics

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Business

The union representing locked out Rio Tinto workers in Alma, Que., is lodging a formal complaint with Olympic organizers against the mining giant’s ...

CAW: Tough Year Ahead For Canada's Unions

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Lockouts at two major industrial plants in central Canada — an Alcan smelter in Quebec and a locomotive plant in London, Ont. — may signa...

Quebec Aluminum Production Slashed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Rio Tinto Alcan says its smelter in Alma, Que. will continue to operate at one-third of its capacity following its decision to lock out hun...