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Economic Policy Institute: Union decline lowers wages of nonunion workers: The overlooked reason why wages are stuck and inequality is growing
Unions, especially in industries and regions where they are strong, help boost the wages of all workers by establishing pay and benefit standards that many nonunion firms adopt.

Calgary Herald: Canada Post, postal union reach tentative deal 
Labour Minister MaryAnn Mihychuk says Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers have reached tentative agreements, averting the prospect of a labour dispute that has loomed over the talks for months.