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HDLC Executive says No Morneau

In response to an announcement from the CLC National Office last week which endorsed former MP and Finance Minister, Bill Morneau, for the leadership of the OECD, the Executive of the Hamilton and District Labour Council felt it incumbent to clarify our position on the endorsement.

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United Way Labour Community Services Newsletter

United Way and Organized Labour have had a long history of working together to build strong and healthy communities. Union members and their families represent a broad spectrum of community members as donors, volunteers and users of the services and programs supported by United Way. In 1988 the partnership between United Way Centraide and the Canadian Labour Congress was signed to ensure that both movements work collectively for the common good.

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Labour Day 2020

This year, we couldn't have our traditional Labour Day Parade due to COVID-19. Instead, we had a pretty rad and socially distanced car caravan and tailgate. Check it out! [Movie produced by David J. Fernandes Productions Inc.]

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smBHON6HBFg

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Buy Union/By Unions

This project started through the work done by HDLC summer student workers Aya Younis and Brock Bodo. They spent the summer of 2020 reaching out to unions across the city, combing through online collective agreement archives, and sometimes even knocking on doors to compile a list of as many unionized worksites in the city as possible.

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