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The Melmac Years

My peculiar resin d’être

Maple Branches

Who talks of my nation?

Listening In

What recent populist victories tell us about Canada

Rod Mickleburgh

Rod Mickleburgh is a labour historian and host of the podcast On the Line: Stories of BC Workers.

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Rod Mickleburgh

Of Fish and Foundry

Labour shall refresh itself with hope November 2022
Among the many unfortunate aspects of the decline of the mainstream news media in Canada is the disappearance of regular labour coverage. Apart from one or two journalists who cover workplace issues — without focusing much on unions — full-time labour reporters are an extinct species. As a result, most Canadians know little about the contributions of unions to establishing and maintaining decent wages and working…