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Labour Day 2023: Unions lift everyone up

Labour Day 2023: Unions lift everyone up

As communities across the country mark Labour Day by celebrating workers and their contributions, unions are highlighting the important role unions play in making life better for everyone. Unions have a long track record of winning for all workers. Thanks to unions,...

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NB Labour Day Events

NB Labour Day Events

Bathurst & District Labour Council Coronation Park Munroe Street Bathurst, NB September 4, 2023, Parade starts at 1:00 p.m., BBQ and speeches will follow. Contact: John Gagnon gagnonnjohn@yahoo.com, 506-545-0651 Edmundston District Labour Council 239 Principale...

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Labour leaders support BC dock workers’ job action

Labour leaders support BC dock workers’ job action

Dear Prime Minister Trudeau: We are writing on behalf of the millions of workers we represent to state our strong opposition to any attempt by the federal government to introduce back-to-work legislation against International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU)...

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2023 Day of Mourning: Empowering Workers to Uphold Their Rights

2023 Day of Mourning: Empowering Workers to Uphold Their Rights

Each year, on April 28th, workers and their families come together, on the Day of Mourning, to mourn the workers lost to workplace illness or injury. This year’s theme for the Day of Mourning is: “Know your rights, Use the tools, Defend our wins.” The goal is simple:...

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Union Women Advancing Women’s Equality and Gender Justice

Union Women Advancing Women’s Equality and Gender Justice

This year on International Women’s Day, the New Brunswick Federation of Labour wants to take a moment to celebrate our collective victories in advancing women’s rights and gender equality and to discuss some of the fights for advancement that remain ahead of us....

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