Al Cerilli MFL Scholarship: June deadline


The Al Cerilli Manitoba Federation of Labour Scholarship is a $500 award presented annually by the MFL Young Members Committee to a member of an MFL affiliated union enrolled in a continuing education or post-secondary program. In selecting each year’s recipient, the MFL Young Members Committee looks for the applicant demonstrating the most significant record […]

Winnipeg May Day march 2016


  Winnipeg’s Labour Movement displayed strength in numbers at Winnipeg Labour Council’s annual May Day march this afternoon. Families, union members and rights activists marched in solidarity from City Hall to Market Square with a united message: Protect the Natural and Human Environments! Be sure to check out the May Works Program for the full […]

LL 2247 Duraco Ratifies New Agreement

The members of LL 2247 at Duraco Stormtite ratified a new three year agreement. This came after they had turned down the companies previous final offer on March 10,2015 and took a 100% in favor of strike action. The Negotiating committee met with the  owner and HR director and managed to come up with an […]

District Lodge 181 New DBR

At the March 2015 election meeting  DBR Relf announced his retirement effective July 31, 2015 at the end of his current term. Glenn Tomchak of LL 1953 was acclaimed as the new DBR for the District. DBR Relf thanked all the delegates for their support and patience over the 10 years he was able to […]

The Right to Strike is Supreme in Canada!

  For Immediate Release   Toronto, ON – The Supreme Court of Canada has affirmed that the right to strike is essential to meaningful collective bargaining. “This is a great start to the new year,” said a satisfied IAM Canadian General Vice President Dave Ritchie. “We pride ourselves in that 99 per cent of our […]

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