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First National Local Leader
Our #WCW honours Nathalie Lapointe
SOAR Members Stand Up for Steel
Thousands rally in Hamilton last Saturday Jan 30 in a Stand up for Steel rally and demonstration.
Health and Safety Trailblazer
Our #WCW is Nancy Hutchison!
News@6 Winter 2016
Check out the latest New@6 newsletter for members of USW District 6!
Steelworkers Reach First Contract with Pastway Planing in Combermere
“When we decided to form a union we thought, ‘finally we have hope.’ Our union representatives worked with us and helped us negotiate a fair contract.” - Bargaining unit chair Jason Browne
Rocanville Potash Employees, Welcome to the Steelworkers!
“We wanted a stronger voice for our members, and we looked to the Steelworkers.” - Jeremy Wray, Rocanville Potash Employees’ Association President.
Thousands March in Hamilton to 'Stand Up for Steel'
Workers rallied at city hall and marched through downtown.
From Logger to Labour Leader
Our #WCW honours Leslie McNabb
Laying the Foundation
Our #WCW honours the District 6 Women of Steel Committee
Renewed calls for Public Inquiry on the Anniversary of Babine Sawmill Explosion
The following is a joint statement from the United Steelworkers, the BC Federation of Labour, the First Nations Summit, the Union of BC Indian Chiefs and the BC Assembly of First Nations marking the fourth anniversary of the Babine sawmill explosion
A Canadian Steel Industry Is Vital for Our 21st-Century Economy
Thousands of concerned citizens from across Ontario and beyond will attend a massive rally on January 30 in Hamilton, to demand that our governments Stand Up for Steel and defend good jobs, pensions and strong communities.
Lynn Williams Award for Service
On January 13, we had the privilege and honour to present Brother Art Kube with the Lynn Williams Award for Service.
Thomas Mulcair Slams TPP as 'Attack on Canada's manufacturing sector'
"Canadians deserve better," said Mulcair of a deal that he said was signed in secret by former Prime Minister Stephen Harper but rejected by even U.S. Republicans as well as Hillary Clinton.
NDP Federal Labour Critic Vows to Push for Improved Labour Rights
Canada’s history shows us that no one has done more to help the middle class and those trying to join it than organized labour.
Time Has Come: 'Kill a Worker, Go to Jail,' Say Steelworkers
Prison time for scaffold deaths, lawsuit over sawmill explosion prompts strong words from labour.
That'll be the Day
Our #WCW honours Olive Richer and Marie Emery
Canada Needs a Job Creation and Just Transition Plan - CLC
December jobs numbers: the CLC is working with provincial governments and the new federal government to talk about how to grow our economy, create good, sustainable, family-supporting jobs and transition for laid-off workers.
Inspired by a Mother's Activism
Our #WCW honours Veronica Morgan
Union Leader Calls for Action on Steel 'Crisis’
United Steelworkers Ontario director Marty Warren calls for an Ontario Steel Industry Action Plan to save an industry that supports 20,000 direct and 100,000 spinoff jobs across the country.
Steelworker Director shares his grandma’s Christmas Cake recipe
Distric 6 Director Marty Warren shares his Grandmother's Christmas Cake recipe.