Union debate: More open than you

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Tue, 2012-10-16

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Union debate: More open than you

Unions are more ­transparent than the firms attacking them

The recent commentary by Terrance Oakey of Merit Canada criticizing the transparency of labour unions and the proposed new union being built by the Canadian Auto Workers union (CAW) and the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers union of Canada (CEP) contains numerous errors of fact (“Union merger shows need for disclosure,” Aug. 22).