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Welcome UNW Locals 38 and 39

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Welcome Locals 38 and 39 The NTFL continues to grow! We are excited to announce two new affiliates – Union of Northern Workers Local 38 and 39. Local 38, which is made up of our members in the Tlicho Area, had been part of Local 1. Local 39, which is made up of members from the Sahtu area, had been part of Local 3. Local 38 Local 38 represents Behchoko Ko Gah K’aodee and GNWT (Behchoko, Gameti,…

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Labour Views – November 23, 2016: Make Canada Democratic Again

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By Jack Bourassa, Regional Executive Vice President for the North (as published in the Yellowknifer, November 23, 2016) Trumpocalypse, #RIPUSA, and many other striking hashtags were trending on social media on November 8th 2016. Bewilderment rippled worldwide. Aside from the myriad of socio-economic issues that led to Trump’s election, one evident cause stood out. Hillary Clinton got 47.7% of the vote. Donald Trump got 47.5% of the vote. Donald Trump won the U.S. Presidency due to…

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2016 PSAC North Regional Conference for Racially Visible Members | Race Forward: Our Union, Our Community, Our Future!

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October 15, 2016 to October 16, 2016 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Lucy Jackson Room YEU, Whitehorse, Yukon (Map) We are pleased to announce the 2016 PSAC North Regional Conference for Racially Visible Members, which will be held October 15th and 16th, 2016 under the theme “Race Forward: Our Union, Our Community, Our Future!”. This conference is a historical first for the PSAC North. Racially Visible members will have a chance to network, to learn, and to exchange information…

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