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Description: Jack Munro, the legendary former IWA Canada official, has died at age 82.

Source: The Vancouver Sun

Date: 11/15/2013

Link: http://www.vancouversun.com/business/forest+labour+icon+Jack+Munro+dies/9171250/story.html

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Questions for discussion:

  • Why was Jack Munro a significant person in Canadian history?
  • What has happened to the power of unions since Munro’s day?
  • What are the reasons for this change?
  • What was the B.C. Solidarity movement?
  • Do you think a movement like that could happen today? Discuss.

 

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