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Edmonton Starbucks workers file application to join Steelworkers union

December 19, 2022 | Media Releases

The United Steelworkers union (USW) Local 1-207 has applied with the Alberta Labour Relations Board (ALRB) for a certification vote on behalf of Starbucks workers at the 75 Street and 68th Avenue store in Edmonton. “Starbucks workers in Edmonton are steaming mad over their working conditions and have taken steps to make improvements at their workplace […]

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Bargaining successes

December 15, 2022 | News Articles

Standing strong to demand long-overdue, significant improvements to their working conditions, Steelworkers across the country are achieving some of the best collective agreements in a generation.

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District 3 Veterans of Steel network and committee

January 23, 2023 | News Articles

I would like to share two things our district is doing to support veterans in our union: the District 3 Veterans of Steel (VoS) network and Local Union VoS Committee. The VoS network is expanding on previous efforts to give past and currently serving members of the allied forces an opportunity to engage with other […]

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Telus workers prepare for potential job action 

January 15, 2023 | Media Releases

BURNABY, B.C. – On Sunday, Jan. 15, hundreds of Telus workers, members of the United Steelworkers union (USW), gathered outside the Telus Mobility building in Burnaby and other Telus locations across Canada for a solidarity rally and picket training in preparation for potential escalating job action.  The workers have been bargaining with Telus for over […]

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Expression of Interest – Member Organizers (Mining Sector)

January 11, 2023 | News Articles

*** FOR DISTRICT 3 MEMBERS IN THE MINING SECTOR *** Member organizers have the opportunity to engage with non-unionized workers and help them build their own union. USW members are the best messengers for what it means to join the USW, how our union works, and what it’s like to work in a USW-represented workplace. […]

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