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Local Mounties ditching pant stripes for union, higher pay

Apr 19, 2017

VANCOUVERSUN – Some B.C. Mounties are continuing to cover the stripes on their pants to protest in support of a … Read more

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National Police Federation formally applies for RCMP union status

Apr 19, 2017

iPolitics – The association that emerged out of a grassroots campaign as the frontrunner to organize Canada’s rank-and-file Mounties is … Read more

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RCMP officers one step closer to forming union

Apr 19, 2017

NATIONALOBSERVER – Thousands of Mounties are forging ahead with a high-stakes union drive, despite a Senate decision last week that … Read more

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With 10,000 members, union files to represent Mounties

Apr 18, 2017

CBC – Mounties are one step closer to forming their first union. The National Police Federation filed an application for … Read more

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With 10,000 members, union files to represent Mounties

Apr 18, 2017

ATINITONEWS – Mounties are one step closer to forming their first union. The National Police Federation filed an application for … Read more

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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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