This Should Make Rob Ford Happy..

This Should Make Rob Ford Happy..

The Canadian Press  11.15.2013
TORONTO - Torstar Corp. (TSX:TS.B) is reorganizing the advertising sales operations at the Toronto Star, Canada's largest newspaper, and...
Tories To Debate Radical Change To Labour Laws

Tories To Debate Radical Change To Labour Laws

Sunny Freeman  10.31.2013
A number of labour reform proposals on the agenda at this weekend’s Conservative party convention could be signs that the party is shifting...
'It's Time To Start Setting The Agenda'

'It's Time To Start Setting The Agenda'

09. 1.2013
TORONTO — Jerry Dias, a veteran of the Canadian Auto Workers, is the first president of the new Unifor union. The Canadian Auto Workers...
Look For A Whole New Union Label

Look For A Whole New Union Label

Jeff Mackey, The Canadian Press  08.31.2013
TORONTO - Jerry Dias hopes to use his new position as president of Canada's newest — and largest — private sector union to turn the...
A Government-Run Wireless Company?

A Government-Run Wireless Company?

Daniel Tencer  08.16.2013
So far, Canada’s telecom worker union has been — oddly enough — on the same side as the telecoms themselves in the great battle over...
Canada Falling Fast On Job Creation Rankings: Study

Canada Falling Fast On Job Creation Rankings: Study

Daniel Tencer  07.22.2013
The Harper government boasted back in 2011 that Canada was the first G7 country to recover all the jobs lost during the Great Recession. But...
We Have A Deal

We Have A Deal

Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press  06.14.2013
UPDATE: The Canadian Auto Workers union says it has reached a tentative agreement with VIA Rail, avoiding a strike. Some 2,000 Via employees...
Don't Worry, Via Rail Has A Strike Contingency Plan

Don't Worry, Via Rail Has A Strike Contingency Plan

The Canadian Press  06.10.2013
MONTREAL - Via Rail says if its customer service and other employees go on strike this week, management will continue to offer basic railway...
STRIKE?

STRIKE?

06. 3.2013
Some VIA Rail workers could be out on strike as soon as next Friday, after the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union issued a strike notice...

Say Hello To Canada's Newest, Biggest Union

Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press  05.30.2013
Unifor, the new name for the super-union created by the merger of two of Canada’s largest unions, will help stem the decline in union...
WATCH: Canada ‘Only Nation On Earth' Without Right-To-Work Law?

WATCH: Canada ‘Only Nation On Earth' Without Right-To-Work Law?

05.21.2013
Canada is the “only nation on earth” that allows forced union due payments, the president of the anti-union Canadian Labour Watch Association...
Canadian Auto Workers Union Plans Some Aggressive Expansion

Canadian Auto Workers Union Plans Some Aggressive Expansion

01.10.2013
The Canadian Auto Workers union, facing steadily declining membership at the Detroit Three auto makers, has launched a new drive to organize...
Harper Plays Nice With Auto Industry

Harper Plays Nice With Auto Industry

David Friend, The Canadian Press  01. 4.2013
OAKVILLE, Ont. - Ottawa has renewed the $250 million investment fund that puts cash aside for car companies and their suppliers, part of...
Canada, Prepare For More Labour Trouble In 2013

Canada, Prepare For More Labour Trouble In 2013

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press  12. 3.2012
MONTREAL - After nearly a year of searching for a job close to home, welder Garnet Cooke is preparing to leave family behind and follow...