The Canadian Association of Labour Media provides training, news and online services to a network of union activists and editors. We aim to strengthen the labour movement by building media literacy.

2017 CALM mini-conference presenters

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Depuis cinq ans, presque tous les trimestres, les médias nationaux nous présentent une variation sur un même thème : les cinq grandes...

Re-engaging unions in the fight against fascism

In Charlottesville, Virginia, when a car ploughed into a crowd of anti-racist activists killing Heather Heyer and...

News from CALM

September 22, 2017

Autoworkers take strike action at GM CAMI in Ingersoll, Ont.

Work has stopped at the GM CAMI automotive plant in Ingersoll, Ontario.

Almost 2,800 workers walked off the job on Sunday night after contract negotiations with the company broke down. It's the first strike at the plant in 25 years.

September 15, 2017

2017 CALM mini-conference presenters

This is where you will find all the information you need about who is presenting what at the 2017 CALM mini-conference in Vancouver.

September 12, 2017

Quebec labour tribunal reaffirms health sector workers' right to strike

The Administrative Labour Tribunal (ALT) in Quebec has ruled that a portion of the province's Labour Code restricting how much certain public sector employees can strike violates the Constitution.

The ruling was made on August 31.

Nova Scotia unions ask to be included in legal review of wage-freeze law

Unions in Nova Scotia are asking to be included in a legal review of a bill that restricts wage increases for public servants and, they say, infringes on their constitutional rights to collectively bargain.

Mental health-care facility didn't do enough to protect injured worker: Unions

A fine levied to an Ontario mental health-care centre after a nurse was critically stabbed by a patient in 2014 has drawn sharp criticism from unions representing health-care providers.

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