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Union Community

The massive community support from Brightsiders helped get strikers and their allies through the long, hot days and nights of this workers’ struggle.  

Listen: A Union Community. Click the play circle below. 

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Speaker 1:    

The reason I didn’t work at Stelco that year is because it they went on strike. 



Speaker 2:    

That’s not the question he’s asking… 

Speaker 3:    

It’s my fault. 

Speaker 2:    

…what was the condition between the Dofasco and Stelco? 

Speaker 1:    

One was union and one was not. 

Speaker 4:    

Yeah, that’s right. 

Speaker 2:    

Oh, one was union, and one was not. 

Speaker 3:    

And Brightside would be largely a Union community. 

Speaker 1:    


For Stelco. 

In fact, if you worked at Dofasco, you were a traitor. 


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