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"The song of the low" by Ernest Jones

We plough and sow—we’re so very, very low That we delve in the dirty clay, Till we bless the plain—with the golden grain, And the vale with the fragrant hay. 288 more words


Profile : Olinda Garcia

Although born in the Department of Tolima in Southern Colombia,  Olinda Garcia would later move to Bogota, marry and resides today in the house where her two children were born. 588 more words

“Use it or lose it” Vacation Policies

Test your payroll knowledge:

Under her collective agreement, Rose earns the right to 5 weeks of vacation for each completed year of employment. Rose has never taken all the vacation time she’s entitled to and now the time owing is 17 weeks. 887 more words

Employment Standards

Support the junior doctors strike

The junior doctors have recently voted for strike action by a staggering 98%. In my opinion this is a pivotal struggle that will determine the future of the NHS. 203 more words


Today's News & Commentary --- November 19, 2015

The vote is neck and neck on the proposed four-year contract between Ford Motor Company and the United Automobile Workers. Slightly more than half of Ford’s union members who voted so far have rejected the deal; if it fails, it would be another blow for UAW leadership (after an initial defeat at Fiat Chrysler last month). 505 more words

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Luisita massacre’s 11th year: Unite! Fight APEC’s attacks on workers’ rights! -KMU

Statement by Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU)

Today, we mark the 11th year of the massacre at Hacienda Luisita which killed seven people and wounded hundreds. No one has been jailed over this gruesome crime, eleven years hence. 324 more words


The Manager wants to join a trade union


The CBA negotiations have been concluded and there is word all over the office about how union members are getting better terms of employment as compared to those is management; 738 more words

Trade Union