The politics of Saskatoon’s transit lockout

An interview with ATU Local 615 President Jim Yakubowski By Andrew Stevens On September 29, RankandFile.ca spoke with Jim Yakubowski, President of Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 615, about the ongoing lockout of city transit workers in Saskatoon. ATU Local 615 represents 330 drivers, mechanics,… Read More

Weekend Video: El Contrato

El Contrato is a 50 minute film documenting the journey of a worker from central Mexican to the greenhouses of Leamington in southwestern Ontario. It is about the struggle of agricultural foreign workers for dignity, respect and rights. After its release, employers in Leamington threatened… Read More

Honour Our Deal Heats Up

The full, un-edited podcast of the Honour Our Deal town hall, September 8, 2014 On the evening of September 8, nearly a thousand community members, City of Regina employees and retirees packed Regina’s Conexus Arts Centre to discuss the state of the Regina Civic Employees Superannuation and… Read More