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NLFL Statement in Solidarity with People Fighting Systemic Racism

June 4th, 2020|

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) and its 70,000 union members, stand in solidarity with the millions of people protesting systemic racism in the United States and Canada, and elsewhere, and with those who continue to fight systemic racism the [...]

Tribute to Support Workers: Hats Off

May 28th, 2020|

The NLFL is preparing a tribute for essential workers with the help of Newfoundland musician Jim Payne. Jim also wrote and peformed "What Price Prosperity" for our tribute on the Day of Mourning and worked with us on the CD "Work, Work, [...]

IN MEMORIAM: Ed Hogan

The labour movement has lost a proud and true trade unionist, who left an indelible mark on his union, on our movement, and on so many lives… RIP Ed and our condolences to his [...]

April 30th, 2020|Categories: Latest News|

National Day of Mourning

April 28th is the National Day of Mourning. It's the day we honour those workers who have been killed, injured, or suffered illness due to their work. The above picture shows 74 candles, to [...]

April 28th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Latest News|

GUEST COLUMN: The Other Essential Workers

[Originally published April 8, 2020 in The Telegram] “Be fast, have no regrets.” Sage advice from the World Health Organization’s Dr. Michael Ryan. Governments across Canada have been quickly responding to the reality of COVID-19, [...]

April 9th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Latest News|