I had a bit of a blog-crisis earlier this week when I started questioning why I am attempting to write more than one regular blog since Among the Weeds is capturing more of my interests right now. I figured, if I want to write… Continue Reading “Rolling with the waves (but not drowning).”
Yesterday’s demonstration for a fair collective agreement – video taken by the union. I promise more substantive updates once I get home and in a better headspace!
The crap offer we received yesterday and the union’s response in print this morning – for those who are following along: PSAC boss blasts ‘insulting’ wage offer Graham Hughes The Ottawa Citizen Friday, May 23, 2008 The stage is set for increased tension in… Continue Reading “The union reacts.”
Best new word I’ve heard in a long time – Barguing – which essentially is arguing at the bargaining table instead of negotiating. It’s a fitting term for what is quickly becoming a frustrating process. But at least it looks like we are taking… Continue Reading “Barguing.”
One of the only chances I get to watch movies these days is mid-flight. Not that I don’t enjoy watching films but it’s something I rarely prioritize in my over-scheduled life. While I used to never bother with in-flight movies because of the poor… Continue Reading “Where are the workers?”