Advocates Defend Migrant Worker Health Studies Against OFA Attack
April 21, 2011 15:41 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 21, 2011) - The United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW Canada) and the Agriculture Workers Alliance (AWA) – two of Canada's leading migrant worker advocacy...
Reminder: Denny's Workers Lawsuit Forum and Demo-Vancouver
March 23, 2011 13:00 ET | UFCW Canada
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 23, 2011) - Attn: Vancouver Media Alert for Wednesday, March 23 2011, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. A media...
Canada's Largest Private Sector Union Says Federal Budget "Falls Short" for Working Families
March 23, 2011 12:17 ET | UFCW Canada
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 23, 2011) - Canada's largest private sector union, the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW Canada), is gearing up its coast to coast...
Denny's Workers Lawsuit Forum and Demo-Vancouver
March 21, 2011 13:00 ET | UFCW Canada
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 21, 2011) - Attn: Vancouver Media Alert for Wednesday, March 23 2011, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. A media...
Back Pay Available for Migrant Workers at Ghesquiere Farms in Ontario
February 25, 2011 16:48 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2011) - Thanks to the efforts of the Agriculture Workers Alliance/UFCW Canada, the door has been opened for about 130 migrant and domestic...
Back Pay Available for Caribbean Guest Workers at Ghesquiere Farms in Canada
February 25, 2011 13:40 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2011) - Thanks to the efforts of the Agriculture Workers Alliance/UFCW Canada, the door has been opened for about 130 migrant and domestic...
REMINDER: Calgary Valentine's Day Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Women
February 14, 2011 11:00 ET | Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Women Calgary
CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 14, 2011) - Attn: Calgary News and Assignment Editors-Media Alert for Monday, February 14, 2011 All are welcome to share...
Calgary Valentine's Day Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Women
February 11, 2011 16:00 ET | Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Women Calgary
CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 11, 2011) - Attn: Calgary News and Assignment Editors-Media Alert for Monday, February 14, 2011 All are welcome to share...
Transport of Farm Workers Proves Fatal Again
February 09, 2011 17:58 ET | UFCW Canada
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 9, 2011) - A crash that killed four poultry farm workers in Quebec, and injured four others is just the latest tragedy involving farm workers...
Tens of Thousands of Immigrants Victims of Harper Cuts to Settlement Services
January 04, 2011 14:50 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 4, 2011) - The decision by the Harper government to slash funding to immigration settlement agencies is "a cynical attack on new immigrants and...