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One Day Longer, One Day Stronger at Lucky Friday Mine

At Hecla's Lucky Friday Mine in Mullan, Idaho, two-hundred and fifty members of United Steelworkers Local 5114 are approaching two years on the picket line. 

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WSCU Workers on Strike

Member of MoveUP at Westminster Savings Credit Union are on strike to protect their pension from concessions which would significantly impair these workers’ retirement security and create inequity in the workplace.

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Hands Off Venezuela

The VDLC condemns the attempted coup taking place in Venezuela, which aims to install unelected opposition figure Juan Guaido as president of the country. 

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IWD Dinner

VDLC Women's Committee's Annual IWD Dinner - March 8, 2019 at the Maritime Labour Centre.  

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Solidarity with Hanjin Workers

The VDLC expresses its solidarity with Hanjin Shipyard Workers' Organization (SAMAHAN) and the Workers for People’s Liberation (WPL) in relation to the mass reductions in staffing at Hanjin Shipyards in the Philippines. SAMAHAN is one of the labour organizations supported through the Adopt an Organizer Program facilitated by the VDLC and funded by Canadian unions. 

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Solidarity with Philippine Sugar Workers and Teachers

The VDLC continues to express its solidarity with workers of the Philippines, who are organizing and fighting for their rights under some of the most difficult and dangerous conditions in the world. 

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