Unionization

Queen’s Dons’ predicament provides a chance for practical education

As the Supreme Court of Canada recognized nearly three decades ago, in the seminal case of Machtinger v. HOJ Industries Ltd. , “Individual employees, and in particular non-unionized employees, are often in an unequal bargaining position in relation to their employers.”Continue...

Slow going to unionization for research assistants

The votes cast almost a year ago by Queen’s graduate research assistants (RAs) in a union certification vote still have yet to be counted.Continue...