Solidarity Infopicket at Fairmont Chateau Laurier

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After working without a collective agreement since Dec 2017, Fairmont Chateau Laurier front desk staff, maintenance, housekeeping, kitchen, servers, all hospitality and customer service have voted 94% in favour of a strike mandate [Source]. On May 4th, IWW-GDC Local 6 joined a co-ordinated info-picket in solidarity with hotel workers and the right to strike. From […]

Ottawa community picket in solidarity with postal workers report-back

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On Nov 26th, the federal government passed a “special law” that stripped the right to strike for postal workers. Postal workers had been working without a contract since January and were engaged in rotating strike actions. They now face massive fines should they continue the strike. Solidarity pickets have been served injunctions, and supporters have […]