RFR: June 20 episode

[audio:http://rankandfile.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/RFR_Jun20_17301.mp3|titles=June 20 2012 episode] Click here to download This show features an interview with David Bush, a community and labour activist based primarily on the East Coast. David is currently finishing his Master’s in Labour Studies at McMaster University. His blog will be exploring the… Read More

RFR: June 13 episode

[audio:http://rankandfile.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/RFR_June13.mp3|titles=June 13 2012 episode] Click here to download MP3 On this week’s show we interview Hans Rollman, a labour activist from St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, discussing the strike as labour’s chief tactic, as well as the state of the Newfoundland and Labrador labour movement.… Read More

Weekly news update, June 13, 2012

Wisconsin | Canadian pension plans | Davis Day, Cape Breton | Wages and CEO compensation in the U.S. | Iraqi oil workers | Hyundai receives 22,000 applications for 877 jobs | Report on trade union rights | Wisconsin In a major setback for workers in… Read More

RFR: June 6 episode

[audio:http://rankandfile.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/RFR_June6.mp3|titles=June 6 2012] Click here to download MP3 This week’s show features an interview with George Smith, an Adjunct Professor in the School of Policy Studies at Queen’s University. Mr. Smith has been widely cited in the press as a critic of the federal government’s use… Read More