Ottawa-Outaouais IWW

The General Membership Branch of the Ottawa-Outaouais region

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Statement Concerning CUPW Convention

May 9th, 2019 No Comments

We have been asked if the IWW plans to picket CUPW Convention this week and we have heard that members’ money has been spent on booking extra security and hotel space to keep us out. We remind all CUPW Convention delegates and members that we continue to be strong allies of postal workers. We have […]

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Handling Harassment Complaints Like a Boss

April 20th, 2019 No Comments

The people currently managing the business of CUPW seem to have a very special idea of what defines harassment. Their smear letter against FW Ahmad demonstrates that in several ways. For example, the letter insinuates that our peaceful info picket is harassment. (Picketing = Harassment? Maybe you should have told people that before they went […]

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Response From CUPE 1979 to CUPW’s Statement

April 19th, 2019 No Comments

CUPE 1979 responds to CUPW’s statement about Aalya Ahmad’s ongoing wage theft case.

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Call to Action: FW Ahmad vs Executive Members of Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW)

March 17th, 2019 No Comments

Note: Supporting documents and a summary (TL;DR) can be found at the bottom of the post. The Ottawa-Outaouais General Membership Branch (GMB) for much of the past year has investigated and subsequently taken up a case involving well-documented harassment and denial of the rights of our member, FW Aalya Ahmad, by her former employer. Our […]

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Ottawa-Outaouais IWW Rescinds Protest and Boycott of CAA

September 15th, 2014 No Comments

Following a meeting on September 9, 2014 with representatives of CAA North & East Ontario, the Ottawa-Outaouais General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) is calling off actions targeting the automotive insurance group. The dispute began when one of CAA NEO’s independently owned and operated contractors, Glen’s Towing, failed to provide overtime and termination pay […]

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