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CLC Dispute

Resolving the CLC dispute

On January 17, 2018, the largest private-sector union in Canada, Unifor, announced that it was disaffiliating from the Canadian Labour Congress.
Since then, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has been attempting to help resolve the dispute that led to the disaffiliation and bring the two sides back together as a united house of labour.
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas wrote a letter to the leaders of Canada’s unions on Friday to propose some solutions to resolve the ongoing dispute between the Canadian Labour Congress and U
TV stations and newspapers across the country are reporting that Unifor and the Canadian Labour Congress are optimistic about peacemaking efforts by OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas to end th
Toronto - Ontario Public Service Employees Union President Warren (Smokey) Thomas expressed his deep concern today over Unifor’s recent decision to leave the Canadian Labour Congress and offered to