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September 23, 2010

Quebecor operating le Journal de Montreal with electronic strikebreakers 20 months after locking out workers.

September 22, 2010

Public invited to join march from Leamington to Windsor to help 'Break the chains of indentureship' for migrant farm workers in Canada.

September 19, 2010

SEIU case sets precedent for long queue of similar cases pending across Ontario.

September 16, 2010

Employees fighting freeze say money saved in wages would be scooped up by long-term care executives and private shareholders.

September 14, 2010

Three-month strike drew support from across the United States and Canada and from global unions and labour federations.

September 13, 2010

Deaths of two Jamaican workers at Ontario orchard under investigation.

September 5, 2010

It’s time for Canada to put into practice our international commitments to labour rights.

September 1, 2010

'Laid-off workers have not received their severance entitlements despite an employment standards regulation requiring the employer to pay out all wages within 48 hours.' - BCGEU.

September 1, 2010

$400 deposit fee finally dropped but other 'outrageous' exploitation practices against Guatemalan migrants continue in Quebec, says UFCW Canada.

August 31, 2010

Two companies and four corporate officials face a total of 29 charges for failure to protect the safety of employees.