The Workers Action Movement had a booth at the Canadian Labour Congress, where we interacted with delegates from various unions across Canada.
CLC: Disaffiliation, Dues Strike or Special Convention?
by Mike Palecek, President, Canadian Union of Postal Workers (Introduction: On January 17, 2018, UNIFOR, the largest mostly private sector union in Canada announced that it quit the Canadian Labour Congress. On its website, UNIFOR National President Jerry Dias and…
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Beyond optics, towards politics: A report back from CLC Convention
By Joel Harden, CUPE 1281 (Published with permission of rankandfile.ca) At its best, the recent 28th Constitutional Convention of the Canadian Labour Congress demonstrated how far unions have come on Indigenous rights, Palestinian rights (more on that later), racism, queer…
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Public Forum in Montreal
If you are in the Montreal area on May 5, do you plan to attend this event? The Workers' Solidarity and Union Democracy Coalition invites you to a Public Forum at the site of the Canadian Labour Congress Convention in Montreal, Monday,…