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Canada Post’s Latest Global Offer “Not Good Enough” [CUPW] 2018-11-16

Union says Canada Post must deal with 'injury crisis' if walkouts to end [CTV] 2018-11-16

Canada Post issues ‘time-limited’ offer to workers amid historic backlog of parcels [Global] 2018-11-15

Saskatchewan SFL organizes community conversations on how to win the Fight for 15 [SFL] 2018-11-13

Newfoundland and Labrador Nurse who witnessed murder-suicide speaking out about domestic, workplace violence [CBC] 2018-11-13

Yukon Why are we On Strike? [PSAC] 2018-11-13

Manitoba Winnipeg fights back! #NotMyStellas and Make Armour Pay [Rank and File] 2018-11-13

British Columbia B.C. government introduces legislation to end contract flipping in health care [CBC] 2018-11-12

British Columbia Labour Code Review Leaves Precarious Workers Out in the Cold [The Tyee] 2018-11-10

Ontario The consequences of eliminating the College of Trades [Rank and File] 2018-11-10








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Quebec STM wants injunction to prevent maintenance workers from striking 2018-11-16 [Global]

Quebec Managers clear air with federal workers at 'sick' building 2018-11-16 [CBC]

Nova Scotia Survey shows most HRM staff feel workplace isn't 'emotionally healthy' 2018-11-16 [CBC]

Ontario Rotating walkouts strike Sarnia again 2018-11-16 [Blackburn]

Quebec STM seeks essential services ruling to block possible transit strike Friday 2018-11-16 [Radio-Canada]

Democrats raise same concerns about USMCA as Canadian labour 2018-11-16 [NUPGE]

Canada Post’s Latest Global Offer “Not Good Enough” 2018-11-16 [CUPW]

Union says Canada Post must deal with 'injury crisis' if walkouts to end 2018-11-16 [CTV]

Newfoundland and Labrador Memorial University contract talks in St. John’s reach impasse: MUNFA 2018-11-16 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Some positives but postal union unsure of response to Canada Post offer 2018-11-16 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

British Columbia Most HEU members to receive additional wage boost in February 2019 linked to economic growth 2018-11-15 [HEU]

British Columbia Interior Health must suspend operation of substance use disorder policy immediately – arbitrator 2018-11-15 [HEU]

Ontario Does Vic Fedeli have the courage to face Ontario’s biggest financial challenge? 2018-11-15 [CUPE]

Nova Scotia Council of Nursing Unions to Defer Outstanding Issues to Arbitrator 2018-11-15 [CUPE]

Quebec Cafeteria workers at the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières could go out on strike 2018-11-15 [CUPE]

Quebec Health care workers in the Eastern Townships speak out 2018-11-15 [CUPE]

Quebec Another painful chapter for Longueuil library workers 2018-11-15 [CUPE]

Canada Post issues new offer to employees as eBay calls on Ottawa to end strikes 2018-11-15 [North Shore News]

Strike averted after tentative agreement reached at Globe and Mail 2018-11-15 [Unifor]

British Columbia Food service workers at Victoria airport protest for second time in four months 2018-11-15 [The News]

Ontario Union rep for striking Thunder Bay nurses says she's 'anxious' and 'nervous' over eventual return to work 2018-11-15 [CBC]

Ontario Striking local letter carriers feel 'overburdened' 2018-11-15 [The Sun-Times]

 VIDEO  Canada Post issues ‘time-limited’ offer to workers amid historic backlog of parcels 2018-11-15 [Global]

Nova Scotia Halifax area without Canada Post service until further notice 2018-11-15 [CBC]

Newfoundland and Labrador Rotating Postal Strike Returns to St. John’s 2018-11-15 [VOCM]

Newfoundland and Labrador Union says Contract Negotiations at Memorial University at an Impasse 2018-11-15 [VOCM]

Ontario Labour ministry launches new collective-bargaining website 2018-11-15 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Saskatchewan Saskatoon Radisson employees ratify new contract 2018-11-15 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Ontario NorthSide Toyota employees in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., join IAM 2018-11-15 [CLR]

Canada Post issues new offer to employees as eBay calls on Ottawa to end strikes 2018-11-15 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

British Columbia Repeal of legislation will end 16-year attack on delivery of health care and community services 2018-11-14 [NUPGE]

UNITE HERE Calls on Ministers to Investigate China Poly Group 2018-11-14 [The Financial Post]

Ontario Foreign affairs minister meets with union leaders, university students 2018-11-14 [CTV]

Phoenix Pay: PSAC members may see change in union dues this week as system's backlog decreases 2018-11-14 [The Citizen]

Fresh rotating postal strikes to cause delivery delays, says Canada Post 2018-11-14 [The Star]

British Columbia Local postal workers union still caught in stalemate with Canada Post 2018-11-14 [My Prince George]

Newfoundland and Labrador Canada Post workers back on the picket line in Newfoundland 2018-11-14 [CBC]

Quebec SAQ union warns employees will strike all weekend if agreement is not reached 2018-11-14 [CBC]

Newfoundland and Labrador $15 Minimum Wage Would Help Economy, Equality: Common Front NL 2018-11-14 [VOCM]

Quebec Workers at Quebec’s liquor monopoly threaten 3-day strike starting Friday 2018-11-14 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Canada Post suspends service guarantees as more rotating strikes strand packages 2018-11-14 [Canadian Labour Reporter]

Ontario Deal for Unifor Domtar Employees 2018-11-13 [Fort France Times]

Strike deadline looms at Globe and Mail 2018-11-13 [Unifor]

Income inequality, automation, food security, and more discussed at fall political action meetings 2018-11-13 [UFCW]

By the Numbers: Meat production and consumption 2018-11-13 [UFCW]

Quebec Manufacturing workers at Doco join the union 2018-11-13 [UFCW]

Saskatchewan SFL organizes community conversations on how to win the Fight for 15 2018-11-13 [SFL]

Ontario Thomas to Fedeli: ‘It’s time to start listening to the people’ 2018-11-13 [OPSEU]

Involvement of organized crime in legal cannabis preventable 2018-11-13 [NUPGE]

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This month in labour history

1-11-1956 At Springhill, Nova Scotia 39 men are killed and 88 are rescued after an explosion and fire in one of Canada’s deepest coal mines. [more]

3-11-1908 The Fishermen’s Protective Union is formed in Herring Neck, Newfoundland and Labrador. The union attracts strong support and achieves significant political influence. [more]

5-11-1945 Start of a blockade of the Ford plant in Windsor ON by strikers and their supporters. [more]

6-11-1945 Striking Ford workers and supporters use hundreds of motor vehicles to blockade the company plant in Windsor, Ontario. The strike leads to an arbitrated settlement and the protection of union security through the Rand Formula. [more]

10-11-1975 An iron ore carrier sinks in a storm on Lake Superior, with the loss of all 29 hands. Although the freighter and crew of the Edmund Fitzgerald are American, the Canadian songwriter Gordon Lightfoot a year later memorializes the disaster. [more]

10-11-1983 In British Columbia three months of protests against attacks on union rights and social services reach a critical turning point as teachers prepare to join the massive mobilization led by Operation Solidarity and the Solidarity Coalition [more]

16-11-1925 Three thousand workers at shoe factories in Quebec City go on strike when the employers announce reduced rates of pay. When the workers agree to submit the dispute to arbitration, they win a favourable result, but employers refuse to accept the decision. [more]

18-11-1929 At Onion Lake, in Northern Ontario, two Finnish-Canadian lumber camp union organizers are seen for the last time. When the bodies of Viljo Rosvall and Janne Voutilainen are found under the ice in the spring, they are buried as martyrs to the labour cause. [more]

19-11-1997 Forty-five thousand postal workers, members of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, walk off the job across the country over issues of job security, wages and changes to lettercarrier routes. [more]

23-11-1921 A Maternity Protection Act, introduced by a labour member, is enacted in British Columbia. It allows women to apply for six weeks' unpaid leave before giving birth and prohibits the employment of mothers for six weeks after. [more]