The Canadian Press

2015-09-05 | Labour Rights Fight

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The head of Canada's largest labour organization says unions have to do a better job of connecting with the public as governments attempt to roll back hard-fought labour rights. Canadian Labour Congress president Hassan Yussuff says union advances such as workplace health and safety, pensions and employment standards have gone largely unappreciated. (Yussuff says that's the idea behind a fairness campaign started by the congress, which he hopes also catches the attention of governments, as many pursue austerity programs that often target public sector unions.)

Date: 2015-09-05
Placeline: WASHINGTON, D.C..
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

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