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Labour Last Updated: Dec 7, 2018 - 4:59:56 PM


Labour
'They Are Not Closing Our Damn Plant': Union Vows Fight as GM Plans Oshawa Closing
Jerry Dias, national president of Unifor, blasted GM's move, which he says violates its agreement with workers. He praised those who work at the plant, which is about 60 kilometres east of Toronto.

Nov 28, 2018 - 10:56:22 AM

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Korean workers down tools in national strike for Chaebol reform
Members of IndustriALL Global Union affiliate the Korean Metal Workers’ Union (KMWU) joined the KCTU general strike today calling for reform to chaebols and to labour laws.

Nov 23, 2018 - 1:41:03 PM

Labour
Broken government promises to blame for Nigeria university strike
All 37,504 academic staff of Nigeria’s public universities have been on an indefinite strike since early November. This followed a meeting of the union’s national executive council which ruled that no substantial progress had been made on a range of past agreements between the Academic Staff Union of Universities, which represents academic staff, and the federal government.

Nov 14, 2018 - 10:40:10 AM

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Unions Won Big on Election Day — a Victory For Working People
Organized labor had a good day at the polls Tuesday in Illinois and across the Midwest.

Nov 8, 2018 - 11:06:36 AM

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Trump’s NLRB Just Quietly Ruled to Make Union Pickets Illegal
The NLRB based its decision on a particularly onerous provision in federal labor law that prohibits employees from engaging in boycotts, pickets or other activities that are aimed at a secondary employer.

Nov 1, 2018 - 12:17:55 PM



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