Posted on March 28, 2014
Strike settlement an unqualified win for Unifor and port truckers, but raises troubling questions about PMV
Port Metro Vancouver’s disastrous four-week shutdown by truckers’ job action was not only predicted by avoidable.
In the wake of Unifor’s unqualified victory in the dispute, validated in a Victoria news conference with Premier Christy Clark, what lessons can be drawn about PMV’s handling of equally difficult issues like protection of agricultural land, coal exports and oil tanker movements?
My take here, on The Tyee.