Why We Are Prepared To Stage Strike At GM If Detroit 3 Deal Fails

Why We Are Prepared To Stage Strike At GM If Detroit 3 Deal Fails

Jerry Dias  09. 8.2016
I can tell you I have weighed the decision to focus the 2016 negotiations on General Motors (GM) very carefully, and only after a great...
It's Time For Automakers To Invest In Canada

It's Time For Automakers To Invest In Canada

Jerry Dias  08. 3.2016
In one week, Unifor will begin its first-ever round of bargaining with the Detroit Three automakers in what may be the most important round...
Trudeau Needs To Stand Up To 'Good Friend' Mexico

Trudeau Needs To Stand Up To 'Good Friend' Mexico

Jerry Dias  06.29.2016
I have made no secret of my respect for our new prime minister, especially after the disdain I held for his predecessor. That's why it...
Bombardier Moves Canadian Jobs To Mexico, China

Bombardier Moves Canadian Jobs To Mexico, China

CP  06.21.2016
Reaches deal with union Unifor over job reductions.
Possible Strike At Via Rail

Possible Strike At Via Rail

CP  06.10.2016
Earliest disruptions could be after midnight Monday morning.
Toronto Star Reporter's Death Prompts Union Call For Workplace Probe

Toronto Star Reporter's Death Prompts Union Call For Workplace Probe

CP  06. 8.2016
"For transparency's sake, we are calling for a third-party investigation into a newsroom tragedy."
Return To Fort McMurray Is Just The Beginning

Return To Fort McMurray Is Just The Beginning

Jerry Dias  06. 1.2016
This week's return is a welcome end to the wait for things to begin turning around. But it also a beginning -- the very important beginning...
Unifor's Wind Turbine: Grandfathering Harmful Noise

Unifor's Wind Turbine: Grandfathering Harmful Noise

Karen Hunter  05.17.2016
Plagued from its beginning by controversy and compliance issues, Unifor's wind turbine continues to operate in defiance of mandatory noise...
Canada Steps Up In Support Of Fort McMurray

Canada Steps Up In Support Of Fort McMurray

Jerry Dias  05.11.2016
The startling images that have come out of Fort McMurray over the past week have shaken this country to its core. Canadians held their...
Wind Turbine Highlights Unifor's Hypocrisy On Noise Hazards

Wind Turbine Highlights Unifor's Hypocrisy On Noise Hazards

Karen Hunter  04.27.2016
Unifor owns and operates the controversial CAW Wind Turbine, located on its property in Port Elgin, Ontario on the shore of Lake Huron....
Labour Law Retreat Shows The Value Of Unions To All Of Society

Labour Law Retreat Shows The Value Of Unions To All Of Society

Jerry Dias  04.15.2016
Unions such as Unifor and our members saw right away that the bill would result in unnecessary labour conflict across the economy as it...
LOOK: Liberals' Deficit Is Tiny Compared To What We Used To Have

LOOK: Liberals' Deficit Is Tiny Compared To What We Used To Have

Daniel Tencer  03.23.2016
Canada's government once borrowed half of what it spent. We're nowhere near that today.
Harper-Era TV Rules Will Cost 15,000 Jobs, Harm CanCon: Study

Harper-Era TV Rules Will Cost 15,000 Jobs, Harm CanCon: Study

Daniel Tencer  01. 5.2016
Spending on Canadian content could take a $400-million hit, study says.
Bell Media Layoffs Will Hit Local News Hard: Union

Bell Media Layoffs Will Hit Local News Hard: Union

CP  11. 6.2015
TORONTO — Hundreds of job cuts planned at Bell Media have union officials worried about the future of CTV's local news operations. A...