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October 7, 2010

Workers hope the retail giant will not shut down the store as it did five years ago in Jonquiere, Que.

October 3, 2010

However, union organizers get broader access to organize officers while waiting for related Supreme Court ruling this fall.

October 3, 2010

Anti-scab legislation has worked for decades in Quebec and B.C. and the time is right for such a law in Ontario, says NDP MPP France Gélinas.

September 28, 2010

OPSEU says a two-year freeze would cost many members nearly $2,000 annually in lost purchasing power.

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.