Nov 21, 2013
Top 10 honour reflects Unifor’s great work and hope for the future
Today Maclean’s, Canada’s national English-language magazine, has named me as one of Canada’s Top 10 most important people, in the cover story of the current issue. This is a great honour, of course, but it’s not about me. This about all the hard work Unifor has been doing to address the issues confronting Canadians today.
Nov 14, 2013
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
The United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women has been observed on November 25th each year since 2000. It is an occasion for governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to raise public awareness of violence against women.
Oct 28, 2013
Reading CETA’s tea leaves
What we know about the proposed free trade deal with Europe announced “in-principle” just over a week ago comes to us through leaks and press releases from those generally in favour of the deal.
Oct 13, 2013
This Year, I'm Giving Thanks for My Union
Having been a union member since I was 20 years old, I've been fortunate enough to enjoy a middle class life. As a union activist, I've been able to help others do the same.
Oct 7, 2013
Job Quality and Security Are Fading in Canada
Every year on October 7 workers around the globe recognize the World Day for Decent Work.
Sep 25, 2013
What Kind of Man Wears High Heels?
For three years running now, that's how my son Jordan and I spend one morning in September as part of an organized event, Hope in High Heels.