Ziba Kazemi was a Canadian photojournalist murdered in Iran. Courtesy zibakazemi.org

Ziba Kazemi was a Canadian photojournalist murdered in Iran. Photo courtesy zibakazemi.org 

By Emina Gamulin

Every year journalists around the world die on the job, either as a result of working under dangerous conditions or as a direct result of being...

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Fred Jones award nominations are open until May 26

Is there someone in your workplace who has gone above and beyond the call of duty for their co-workers and the union?

Nominations for this year’s Fred Jones Memorial SONG Service Award are now open. The award recognizes the work of members who served the union in a non-salaried role for...

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Unifor Local 87-M's current headquarters at 1253 Queen St. E. The Local is looking for a new home outside of the city core.

After 33 years in the same location on Queen St. E in Leslieville, our Local is searching for new digs outside the city core.

The main reason for the move is the expansion of the Local from a Toronto-based organization to one that spans across Ontario from Windsor to Ottawa and...

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Chinese media and labour activists attend a luncheon for the launch of the Chinese Workers' Podcast

By Emina Gamulin

You won’t read much about unions in mainstream Chinese media, and what’s there is largely negative, says former Unifor Local 87-M labour leader Simon Sung.

This news vacuum birthed the recently-launched...

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Kristy Brownlee headed up the campaign to organize a union at Canoe, while Dave Pollard become the union's first chair and headed up bargaining on their first contract.

By Emina Gamulin

Last summer, Canoe.ca ratified what is believed to be the first collective agreement at a standalone online news site in Canada.

As they near the one-year anniversary of getting their first contract...

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