Maple Leaf poultry plant plucks more ...

Maple Leaf poultry plant plucks more than chickens

There are 2 comments on the Canada NewsWire story from Oct 7, 2008, titled Maple Leaf poultry plant plucks more than chickens. In it, Canada NewsWire reports that:

Abuse of Temporary Foreign Workers underlies labour dispute EDMONTON, Oct. 7 /CNW/ - Maple Leaf Foods' misuse of the temporary foreign worker program is an attempt to maintain an artificially low wage in their ...

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#1 Oct 7, 2008
... immigrant status and other benefits."

Westgeest says workers are told they will earn $15 an hour if they come to Canada,

but are not told that is the top rate which is reached after 2 1/2 years

(most TFWs are eligible for only 2 years).

"If any of ...


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#2 Oct 18, 2008

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