A year ago on August 22, we lost my dear friend Jack Layton to cancer. He meant so much to me and to so many of us, and his passing brought out an incredible outpouring of grief and affection.
Members of the United Steelworkers work in every sector of Canada’s economy in every kind of job.The union is proud of its great diversity.
Blue Green Canada agrees it's time for a serious chat about a real energy strategy
From 2004-2010, there were 7,045 workplace deaths in Canada, but not a single corporate executive or director has been jailed.
The United Steelworkers and its global allies are hailing the end of Rio Tinto's six-month lockout of aluminum smelter workers in Alma, Quebec, as a great victory for the workers and supporters.
There have to be real consequences, for employers who are negligent, or they will continue to be so.
The Conservatives' eagerness to join Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiations is a threat to Canadians, given the government's atrocious record on environmental standards and labour rights.
More than 1,200 unionists from every corner of the globe are meeting in Copenhagen to form IndustriALL Global Union, representing 50 million workers in 140 countries.
Rio Tinto is providing the metal for the 2012 Olympic medals. Support locked-out workers at Alma, Quebec, as they call for Rio Tinto to be pushed off the podium!
Pensioners must be treated fairly when companies become insolvent, the United Steelworkers will argue at the Supreme Court of Canada.
Rio Tinto's behaviour is failing to live up to the Olympic principles of fair play, friendship and solidarity.