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Hockey business fight

The prospect of an NHL lockout, the second in eight seasons, has been looming since the last season concluded. NHL fans should have seen this…


Better than nothing?

When the NBA lockout was finally resolved, at the end of November, most NBA fans probably thought that the worst was over. The belief was…


CUPE gets the boot

After nearly a year of working side by side, the Graduate Students Association (GSA) served CUPE 3909 with an eviction notice on Nov. 28. The…


The spoiled brats of the NFL

In an interview with Yahoo Sports, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson likened the NFL and its treatment of its players to “modern-day slavery.” Yep,…


U of M avoids strike

The University of Manitoba recently dodged a strike, but now workers for the City of Winnipeg face a similar battle. The University of Manitoba and…



UMSS lockout ends

The University of Manitoba and members of the AESES-UMSS union reached an agreement Tuesday afternoon, effectively ending the lockout imposed by the university. Security Services…


LOCKED OUT

Efforts to reach a contract deal between University of Manitoba Security Services (UMSS) and the University of Manitoba stalled Friday, resulting in the university initiating…