Archive for January 2014

Postal Worker related news – Jan. 29, 2014

Canada Post has other options, NDP MPs argue — but Harper’s troops vote them down

RABBLE.CA

Is it necessary for Canada Post to cut all home delivery of mail in Canada?
The Harper Conservatives think so…

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Proposed changes to Canada Post met with backlash from labour union

themanitoban.com

Last month, the management of Canada Post announced sweeping changes that would drastically alter the public crown corporation’s delivery of services….

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Canada Post finds its customers inconvenient: Mallick

thestar.com

Canada Post CEO Deepak Chopra is up for a spray of awards this year, possible winner of Best Director in Comedy (ongoing series, three decades and over) and Best in Shy, for directors/CEOs who are scared of the camera. The man sets records. He is like no other….

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NDP Motion (Door to Door Delivery) – How they voted.

Vote No. 42

41st Parliament, 2nd Session
Sitting No. 36 – Tuesday, January 28, 2014

THE HEINZ FOOD PROCESSING PLANT IN LEAMINGTON TO BE CLOSED BY GIANT US MONOPOLY CONGLOMERATE IN 2014.

THE SUNDAY E-MAIL
O
ttawa Postal Workers’ News Bulletin
January 19, 2014

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Not long ago, The Sunday e-mail reported that the U.S. giant monopoly US Steel Corporation had announced that it would be permanently shutting down the iron and steelmaking operations which it controls at Hilton Works on December 31, 2013 ending in this way over 100 years of steelmaking activities in the city of Hamilton and by the same token, devastating the entire community. Read more

THE SUNDAY E-MAIL Ottawa Postal Workers’ News Bulletin January 12, 2014

Canada Post’s Propaganda Offensive For Wrecking

-An article by Louis Lang- Read more

I remember my first day at Canada Post

I remember my first day at Canada Post. I stepped into an elevator with an elderly letter carrier who proudly proclaimed that he had the highest seniority in the country. I have no idea if it was true. I told him it was my first day. He laughed and said, “Don’t worry. It’ll be rough at first, but they say the first forty years are the hardest.” Read more