July 15, 2014
Pipeline exporting crude isn’t good for Canada, job creation
A recent editorial from a handful of construction unions (“Northern Gateway pipeline needed to enrich...
July 15, 2014
Union takes a stand for future young aerospace workers
If you don’t go to Abbotsford often, you may not have noticed 24-hour-a-day picket lines...
June 8, 2014
New Resolute collective agreements covering 2,000 workers
Canada needs a forestry policy, Jerry Dias says in this Thunder Bay Chronicle-Journal column.
May 30, 2014
Job plan latest reason to defeat Hudak
If Tim Hudak is elected, Ontario will see unprecedented job cuts, healthcare cuts, education cuts and the decimation of workers’ rights.
April 11, 2014
Chipping away at the cultural mosaic
Rogers Broadcasting Limited is right now asking the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (our national broadcast regulator) to rewrite the rules governing ethnic television in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta – and not to the benefit of ethnic communities...
April 10, 2014
Toyota no longer following the Toyota Way
Much of what attracted me to a job at Toyota 17 years ago — besides good pay, benefits and a pension, of course — was that the company had a reputation for listening to its employees and working with them on issues facing the plant...