The United Steelworkers is an activist union, fiercely determined and committed to the fight for economic and social justice in Canada and around the world.
Steelworkers are at the forefront of important campaigns affecting all working people, from improved pension security and protecting public health care, to demanding real benefits from foreign takeovers and greater corporate social responsibility.
- 5 March 2014 | Toronto Star Fair Elections Act Attacks Participation and Debate: Broadbent Taken together these actions restrict freedom of association, limit freedom of speech and curtail a citizen's right to vote. In short, there is a steady chipping away at the underpinnings of democracy. By Ed Broadbent.
- 11 February 2014 | Canadian Labour Congress Conservatives' Bill C-525 Is Undemocratic and Unfair Never before has there been such a targeted and deliberate attack by a federal government on the institutions that have made the lives of the 99 per cent of Canadians who work for wages better off.
- 3 February 2014 Attacks Against Workers Must Stop - Petition Defend workers' rights. Sign NDP Labour Critic Alexandre Boulerice's petition against Bill C-525.