Ontario Bombardier workers stand up for good jobs

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British Columbia Potential detente between city and union 2014-08-27 [The Boundary Sentinel]

Saskatchewan Union, health regions back at bargaining table 2014-08-27 [The Leader-Post]

Quebec Board rejects union plan to leave some outages unrepaired 2014-08-27 [CTV]

Ontario ParaMed workers to picket Ottawa office 2014-08-27 [OPSEU]

Ontario Bombardier workers in Thunder Bay reject latest company offer 2014-08-27 [The Globe and Mail]

Ontario CUPW to hold new meeting in Gore Bay on Canada Post service changes 2014-08-27 [The Expositor]

CHL boss stands strong against a union for players 2014-08-27 [TSN]

Quebec Montreal official warns workers may be fired for pension protest 2014-08-27 [CBC]

Saskatchewan Health union reminds employers to follow Sask. labour laws 2014-08-27 [CBC]

Ontario Bombardier workers reject contract 2014-08-27 [CBC]

Ontario Bombardier workers stand up for good jobs 2014-08-27 [Unifor]

Armoured Car Drivers at Risk, Says Union  ActNOW!  2014-08-27 [The Epoch Times]

Canadians expect federal government to lead on healthcare 2014-08-27 [NUPGE]

Ontario Union Wages Benefit London 2014-08-27 [CLC]

Finally the true culprits are identified! 2014-08-27 [USW]

Bombardier workers ratify new collective agreement 2014-08-27 [Teamsters Canada]

Teamsters’ reaction to the TSB report on Lac-Mégantic 2014-08-27 [Teamsters]

Nunavut Offer Rejected (Unifor Bombardier Strike) 2014-08-27 [Tbnewswatch]

Quebec Members at Cométal achieve new contract 2014-08-26 [UFCW]

UFCW Canada outlines migrant worker crisis to Inter-American Commission on Human Rights 2014-08-26 [UFCW]

Saskatchewan 'Us-vs-Them' Bargaining Trend Continues at City of Saskatoon 2014-08-26 [SFL]

Newfoundland and Labrador Labour Day Message from NLFL President, Mary Shortall 2014-08-26 [NLFL]

Ontario OFL Calls for Public Investigation of Racial Profiling by CBSA, OPP and MTO During Anti-Immigrant Raids 2014-08-26 [OFL]

Ontario Central bargaining for school board workers provides new opportunities to protect and serve public education 2014-08-26 [CUPE]

Alberta Museum announces it will contract out 26 positions 2014-08-26 [CUPE]

Alberta Museum continues its push to oust dedicated members 2014-08-26 [CUPE]

Unifor calls for inquiry into murdered and missing aboriginal women, renewed health accord 2014-08-26 [Unifor]

Ontario Hamilton Health Services to pay $7.3 million in pay equity deal 2014-08-26 [Metro]

Newfoundland and Labrador Talks Break Off Between Union and St. John's 2014-08-26 [VOCM]

Quebec Samson: 'There are municipal workers who've lost their jobs - they just don't know it yet.' 2014-08-26 [CJAD]

Ontario Unifor members rally against Bombardier offer in Thunder Bay 2014-08-26 [CBC]

British Columbia Local teachers prepare for lasting strike 2014-08-26 [The Question]

Ontario Mac, cleaners at labour board Tuesday 2014-08-26 [The Spectator]

Alberta Calgary 911 changes called 'dangerous' 2014-08-26 [The Sun]

British Columbia Union calls for more inmate screening, funding after another prisoner escapes in Mission 2014-08-26 [News 1130]

Ontario Striking Bombardier workers rally before vote 2014-08-26 [Unifor]

British Columbia What's Jamming Teacher Bargaining? 2014-08-26 [The Tyee]

Join our team! Announcing labour beat position at rabble.ca 2014-08-26 [rabble]

Why we should care about labour force numbers 2014-08-26 [rabble]

Five Exhibits from the 2014 Pensions Heist 2014-08-26 [Rank and File]

Quebec UFCW Quebec loud and proud at 30th Montreal Pride Parade 2014-08-25 [UFCW]

Ontario Ottawa residents asked to show that they care about Home Care 2014-08-25 [NUPGE]

Ed Finn writes about a journalist’s life on the left 2014-08-25 [The Compass]

British Columbia CUPE demands end to threats on picket line at United Church centre 2014-08-25 [CUPE]

British Columbia Local 873 welcomes 98 patient transfer drivers to CUPE 2014-08-25 [CUPE]

Quebec 'To combat collusion and corruption, we need whistleblower protection now!' 2014-08-25 [SPGQ]

Largest Union Protests Pension Cuts 2014-08-25 [The Real News Network]

Ontario Johnson Controls workers ratify contract saving plant 2014-08-25 [Unifor]

Climate Justice: No Time to Bury Debate 2014-08-25 [Our Times]

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This month in labour history

1-08-2009 USW 9508 begins 18 month strike aginst Vale Inco at Voisey's Bay NL. [more]

2-08-1918 The Vancouver General Strike, Canada's first, begins as word spreads about the murder of Ginger Goodwin. [more]

3-08-1961 The NDP is founded with the support of the Canadian Labour Congress. [more]

9-08-1909 The Fort William freight handlers strike begins. [more]

19-08-1998 The McDonald's restaurant in Squamish, B.C., became the first outlet of the fast-food giant in North America to be unionized as the CAW was certified. [more]

26-08-1946 10,000 veterans march through Hamilton to the Stelco plant to show their support for striking Steelworkers. [more]

27-08-1974 400 strikers from 20 workplaces occupy the Minister of Labour's office in Montreal to demand anti-scab laws. [more]

31-08-2001 A newly organized McDonald's restaurant in Montreal is closed by the owner. [more]