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Canadian Information Sharing Service: Pilot Copy, February 1976
Serial Publication (Periodical)
The first issue of the Canadian Information Sharing Service publication. The name of the publication was later changed to Connexions and then to Connexions Digest.
Common Sense for Hard Times: The Power of the Powerless to Cope with Everyday life and Transform Society in The Nineteen Seventies
Brecher, Jeremy; Costello, Tim
Presents a vision of society as it is and as it could be. Putting the problems of contemporary daily life in historical perspective, it reveals that they have their roots in the way our society is org...
Facing the Toyota "Pattern": Against The Current vol. 131
Feeley, Dianne
Highly praised as a “breakthrough” in the mainstream and business press, the new United Auto Workers contract at General Motors is a stunning retreat for the union, threatening the existence of most h...
For Bread and Hope
Moynihan, Keven (Audio-Visual Studios - Producer)
Slide Show
15 min. slide-tape looking critically at migration and regional under-development in Canada.
"Illegals" of the World Unite?: Against The Current vol. 141
Murray, Star; Williams, Charles
An interview with David Bacon.
Marx and Makhno Meet McDonald's
Goldner, Loren
Over the last several years, a revolving network of militants in Paris, France, have developed a strategy and tactics for winning strikes by marginal, low-paid, outsourced and immigrant workers agains...
Los Mexicanos: The Struggle for Justice of Patricia Perez
Latour, Charles (Director)
Every year, some 4000 migrant foreign workers coming mostly from Mexico, labour in Quebec farms to plant and pick our vegetables. In the summer of 2006, Patricia Perez a pro-union militant speaking fo...
Reclaiming the Ivory Tower: Organizing Adjuncts to Change Higher Education
Berry, Joe
An organizing handbook for contingent faculty.It examines the situation of adjunct professors in U.S. higher education today and puts forward an agenda around which they can mobilize to transform thei...

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Confederation of Canadian Unions
To promote the study, defense and development of the economic, social and moral interests of all workers in Canada. The CCU is building a democratic labour movement, where rank and file members reall...

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Canadian Farmworkers Union (CFU)
Organization profile published 1983
Organization profile published 1979