Tagged Class Struggle Unionism

Organizing is a necessity, not an option

A political history of the Hamilton Unemployed Union  By Sam Hammond and Terry Fraser  In the summer of 1981, Canada’s economy was in a recession which by mid-1982 had deepened into one of the worst in the post-WW2 era. Unemployment reached [...]

“Senator Yussuff”

It has quite a ring to it – or maybe it’s sting we’re feeling. Heading into the Canadian Labour Congress convention in June, it was a pretty open secret that Yussuff was angling for an appointment to the Red Chamber. He had, after all, been the [...]