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RCMP officers are altering their uniforms to protest wage disparities

Apr 14, 2017

KelownaNow – Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers across Canada are altering their uniforms and participating in a “no-stripe campaign” to … Read more

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NPF In The News: RCMP’s top cop warns Mounties on growing protest over small pay increase

Apr 13, 2017

Comm. Bob Paulson said increase was “disappointing and frustrating,” but he warned employees about the protest involving their uniform. The … Read more

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Moncton Mounties protest for better wages, join national movement

Apr 12, 2017

GlobalNews – Some RCMP officers in the Moncton area and others in Nova Scotia are joining their national colleagues by … Read more

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RCMP’s top cop warns Mounties about growing protest over small pay increase

Apr 12, 2017

THESTAR — Two hours after Commissioner Bob Paulson warned the RCMP against protesting a disappointingly low pay increase, a knot … Read more

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No stripe movement grows

Apr 11, 2017

CASTANET – The movement is spreading. More and more RCMP are refusing to wear the distinctive yellow stripe on their … Read more

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Island Mounties join Canada-wide yellow stripe campaign to protest pay

Apr 11, 2017

CTVNEWS – A quiet act of defiance by Mounties that started on the Lower Mainland has gained traction across the … Read more

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Richmond Mounties lose their stripes

Apr 11, 2017

RICHMONDNEWS – Local RCMP members cover up their traditional yellow stripe on their pants in an apparent silent protest over … Read more

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Mounties remove yellow stripes to protest staffing, wages

Apr 11, 2017

CKOM – Members of the RCMP are removing the yellow stripe off their uniforms as a sign of solidarity and … Read more

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Thousands of Mounties sign union cards and remove the yellow stripes from their pants

Apr 11, 2017

CBC (MSN-NEWS) – The federal government doesn’t appear to be willing to budge on RCMP wages, despite Mounties ripping the … Read more

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Island Mounties Join No-Stripe Protest For Union, Better Pay

Apr 11, 2017

TIMESCOLONIST – Some Island Mounties are covering the yellow stripes on their uniform pants in solidarity with a growing campaign … Read more

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Feds’ wage offer spurs RCMP union drive

Apr 10, 2017

iPolitics – One of the groups vying to form the first RCMP union has signed up enough Mounties to seek … Read more

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RCMP yellow stripe protest over pay discrepancies spreads among officers

Apr 8, 2017

CBC – Sgt. Chris Backus knows that speaking out about receiving fair compensation as a Mountie could cost him his … Read more

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‘I WILL NOT BE SILENCED ON THIS ISSUE’: MOUNTIE VOWS TO CONTINUE WITH YELLOW STRIPE PROTEST DESPITE REPRIMAND

Apr 8, 2017

SHOOFEE – Sgt. Chris Backus knows that speaking out about receiving fair compensation as a Mountie could cost him his … Read more

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Brian Sauve on the Tim Powers Radio Show

Apr 7, 2017

Listen to Brian Sauve as he speaks with Tim Powers about the RCMP and how they started on the path … Read more

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Some Mounties remove stripes in protest amid labour dispute

Apr 6, 2017

CTV – Several members of a Metro Vancouver RCMP detachment are staging a silent protest after going years without a … Read more

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North Vancouver RCMP alter uniforms in protest over low wages

Apr 6, 2017

NSNEWS – RCMP officer are getting their first raise in years, although some local members are staging a protest in … Read more

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Fed up with waiting, Quebec’s Mounties attempt to form own union

Apr 4, 2017

CBC – Mounties in Quebec have decided to try to go it alone on the unionization front. The Quebec Mounted … Read more

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RCMP seeks to reverse $141,000 harassment ruling

Mar 30, 2017

THESTAR – OTTAWA—The RCMP has launched a late-hour bid to overturn a scathing judgment last month that ordered the force … Read more

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Search begins for new top Mountie as RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson says he’ll retire in June

Mar 6, 2017

INSIDEHALTON – A high-stakes search for a new leader of the RCMP is underway after Commissioner Bob Paulson announced he … Read more

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A new group looks to become voice for RCMP

Feb 25, 2017

MIX103.7 – A new group is holding a town hall meeting as they look to become certified bargaining agents for … Read more

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Big bonuses for RCMP top brass as front-line Mounties go without pay hikes – Politics

Feb 17, 2017

EONTV – t’s called “at risk” performance pay, even though it went to senior Mounties with desk jobs. In 2016, … Read more

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