Workers picket Dieppe postal depot

By Patrick Colford On the evening of October 16, 40 people demonstrated outside the Dieppe Canada Post mailing process plant to protest mail leaving New Brunswick for sorting in Nova Scotia. The demonstration was organized by the Moncton Labour Council and the New Brunswick Federation of Labour and saw participation from… Read More

NHS workers strike in the UK

By Judy Haiven October 13 saw a walkout of tens of thousands of staff at National Health Service (NHS) facilities up and down the UK. In a strike that lasted four hours, from 7 to 11 in the morning, cleaners, nurses, porters, paramedics, midwives, administrative… Read More

Weekend Video: Defend Our Pensions!

On Wednesday October 8, a rally to defend workplace pensions and expand CPP benefits was held in Toronto shortly before a Bay Street pensions summit of think tanks, business schools and major financial players such as Sun Life. The so-called “Second National Summit on Pension… Read More

NGF scabs sent packing in Guelph

by Scotty Hertz A fierce demonstration of worker solidarity was evident on the picket line at Guelph’s NGF Glass in the early hours of October 9th. Workers from a wide range of industries, sectors and unions braved the coldest morning of the fall so far… Read More