Oral history of the Superstore strike of 1987 @ Winnipeg Public Library, Winnipeg [28 August]

Oral history of the Superstore strike of 1987

19:00 - 20:00

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Winnipeg Public Library
251 Donald Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3P5
2017 marks the 30th anniversary of one of the largest strikes in the retail industry in Manitoba, the Westfair strike of 1987. This strike affected stores and communities across the province and demonstrates some important lessons about union organizing in the retail industry.

Oral History Centre Researcher Scott Price will present the history of the strike through interivews with people involved in the strike.

This program is offered through a collaboration between the Oral history Centre, UFCW local 832 and the Winnipeg Public Library.

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