“There’s a better deal for you and a better deal for me, with better jobs, better lives, and opportunity. Together members stand for the betterment of all. We can stand up for fairness or watch each other fall.”
These poetic, labour-loving lyrics are part of a music video titled “Better Deal.” The video is one of the five finalists in the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) One Minute video challenge—a search for the best minute-short about how unions stand up for fairness for all Canadians.
Teachable Moments is an ETT Weekly/website-feature highlighting labour, education, and politics-themed quotes from the past and present, with the goal to engage and inform.