Archive for May 2013

Much work to be done.

I finished off my last post, (Conference Board of Canada: Bias? What bias?), on an optimistic note. I believe the campaign that the CUPW ran during the last Canada Post Strategic (Mandate) Review was not only brilliant, it was successful.

It is said that our Union does not celebrate its victories enough and there is a great deal of truth to that. We seem to analyze every defeat in great detail and berate our leaders for any perceived short comings while almost ignoring the good work that our Unions activists are doing on a daily basis right across Canada. When our fight, our hard work and our strategies even slow down the rate of our losses and diminish their impact, it is a victory. It may not be the victory we hoped for but it is always better than what we would have faced if we had done nothing, if there was no Union. Read more

THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA REPORT ON “THE FUTURE OF POSTAL SERVICE IN CANADA”— IS NOTHING BUT AN ORGANISED FRAUD BY CANADA POST CORPORATION!

On April 23, 2013 The Conference Board of Canada, a corporate oriented think tank, released a report with much frenzy created by the monopoly media entitled: “The Future of Postal Service in Canada”, a report which was commissioned and financed entirely by Canada Post Corporation.

The report was commissioned last year when Canada Post recorded a $327 million deficit from its 2011 operations.  Noteworthy is the fact that Deepak Chopra, Chief Executive Officer for Canada Post is also a member of the Board of Directors of The Conference Board of Canada.  No one from the monopoly media dared to raise this issue and expose this fact. Read more