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January 11, 2011

'Migrant workers ready, willing and able to march and tell their story of abuse, injustice and false hopes of making a better life.'

December 21, 2010

Memorandum negotiated by OPSEU amounts to substantial victory for members of Local 505.

December 19, 2010

'This is a huge victory for Walmart workers and their ability to freely communicate on the Internet.' - Wayne Hanley.

December 14, 2010

PSI appeals to governments around the world to mark the occasion by making a commitment to ratify UN Conventions aimed at strengthening the rights of migrant workers.

December 8, 2010

Latest in a series of austerity measures announced by the new Conservative government.

December 6, 2010

'This action demonstrates a complete lack of respect for the hard-working, dedicated staff.'

December 1, 2010

Appeals allowed for four workers wronged by unfair selection process in Ontario.

November 25, 2010

New Nova Scotia Labour Board will eventually combine the activities of six existing boards and agencies performing labour relations functions.

November 24, 2010

'There is a clear goal of eliminating independent trade unions in Mexico.... Let’s stand in support of all independent Mexican unions.'

November 22, 2010

The impact on public employees will stretch far beyond the two-year freeze proposed by the province – all for the benefit of already-wealthy corporations.