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September 9, 2009

10,000 part-timers at Ontario's 24 community colleges can opt for OPSEU as their voice at work.

September 8, 2009

Woman accused of stealing from store in Jiangxi province is attacked on street by five employees after refusing to show a receipt. She dies four days later in hospital.

September 2, 2009

'There are, to put it mildly, serious questions and doubts about its research methodology.' - NUPGE's Larry Brown.

September 1, 2009

Copyright protections are 'not designed to insulate corporations from public criticism.' - CCLA general counsel Natalie Des Rosiers.

August 19, 2009

International body urges trade unions worldwide to stage activities marking the occasion.

August 16, 2009

Threatened Mayfair Farms workers with blacklisting before union decertification vote was held.

August 4, 2009

'This injunction request is an over the top assault on effective freedom of speech.' - Wayne Hanley, UFCW Canada national president.

July 26, 2009

Multi-billion-dollar company is wholly owned by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan.

July 20, 2009

'I am pleased to advise you and other New Brunswick public sector unions that this government will not appeal.' - Human Resources Minister Rick Brewer.

July 7, 2009

'The situation in Weyburn is a perfect example of how multi-national corporations with bottomless legal budgets are allowed to never-endingly drag out the process.' - Wayne Hanley.