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Day: May 15, 2018

CUPE condemns the killings of protesters in Gaza by Israeli Defence Forces

The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) condemns the killings of protesters in Gaza by Israeli Defence Forces. On Monday, 55 protesters were killed, and another 2,271 were injured when the Israeli military used live ammunition on demonstrations near the Gaza-Israel border….

“Straight up working-class hero” Wayne Lucas honoured in the House of Assembly

Surrounded by colleagues and family, recently retired CUPE Newfoundland and Labrador president Wayne Lucas, was celebrated in the House of Assembly in St. John’s yesterday. NL NDP Leader Gerry Rogers delivered a powerful address, speaking to Lucas’ dedication throughout his distinguished career. Lucas…

Unions to take joint action against General Electric

15.05.2018 Trade unions representing workers at General Electric from across North America, Europe and Asia have pledged to make workers’ voices heard at the company, at a meeting of the IndustriALL’s General Electric Trade Union Network in Toronto, Canada, from…

Unions to take joint action against General Electric

15.05.2018 Trade unions representing workers at General Electric from across North America, Europe and Asia have pledged to make workers’ voices heard at the company, at a meeting of the IndustriALL’s General Electric Trade Union Network in Toronto, Canada, from…

Independent unions council at Coca-Cola Indonesia rejects the national collective agreement, demands reinstatement of dismissed union leaders

The fight for freedom of association at Coca-Cola Amatil’s operations inIndonesia has escalated with the formation of the Coca-Cola IndonesiaWorkers Council, bringing together four independent unions andchallenging the company’s collusion with SPSI, the national unionstructure originating in the New Order…