Labour Studies Index

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Will the Ontario Labour Movement Return to Class Struggle as Austerity Deepens?

Document type Article
Author Gindin, Sam
Journal Canadian Dimension
Date 2018 09 5
URL https://canadiandimension.com/articles/view/will-the-ontario-labour-movement-return-to-class-struggle-as-austerity-deep

Abstract

The Ontario labour movement is in deep crisis, and has been staggering since the end of the 1990s. Given the labour movement’s historic role in leading and supporting progressive change, its current disorientation should be a matter of alarm to its members of course, but also to anyone concerned with countering the insatiable greed and social destructiveness of capitalism. --Introduction