The following is the speech given by VDLC President Stephen von Sychowski at the march and rally organized for International Workers Day 2019 by the Vancouver May Day Organizing Committee.
Join Instructor Conni Kilfoil & guests and examine the history, growth, and current status of human rights in Canada.
The Vancouver and District Labour Council is among several labour and community groups which have joined together to organize a march and rally for May Day, International Workers Day, on May 1st.
The VDLC welcomes our newest affiliate: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW), Local Lodge 16.
We need real action on climate change, while ensuring a just transition so that no worker is left behind. Students and workers together can drive this change.
Seniority is no joke. It ensures that workers are treated fairly, according to their experience and years of service, and ensures they are fairly compensated.