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Södergren was in Halifax as part of a national tour with the Canadian LabourWatch Association. AIMS luncheon with Södergren explored the issue of employee rights in a union shop. As one of the last countries to allow government legislation and collective bargaining agreements to force workers to become union members is Canada allowing workers’ human rights to be violated?
To view the PowerPoint presentation, click here.
The presentation generated a lot of debate, which continued after the event. Here registrants Hector Jacques of Jacques Whitford, Steve Chipman of Sun Life, and Mitchell Raymond and Peter Greer of the Nova Scotia & PEI Regional Council of Carpenters, Millwrights and Allied Workers discuss the issues raised in the presentation.
[AUDIO] Click here to listen to Sodergren’s talk.