October 19, 2011 - SFL Officially Opens 56th Annual Convention in Saskatoon
Saskatchewan Federation of Labour President, Larry Hubich, officially opened the 56th Annual Convention of the SFL this morning with a stirring Presidential address. In front of an energetic crowd of over 500 delegates, Hubich spoke of the need of working people to continue the struggle for social and economic justice.
Every December 6th, since one tragic day in 1989 when 14 women were killed at the École Polytechnique in Montréal, Canadians come together both to remember those who were lost and to pledge action to end violence against women.
Working people across Saskatchewan were concerned today to learn that the provincial government’s plan for a new so-called “essential services” law includes taking a significant step backwards in terms of its scope.