Vancouver city strike tracking
"Innovative Research Group has followed public opinion during the long, smelly summer labour dispute in Vancouver. Over the course of five weeks of tracking, British Columbians are paying close attention to the dispute and assigning blame equally to both parties. Both the City and the union (CUPE) are seen as more unreasonable than reasonable, but CUPE has lost ground during the course of the dispute concerning their position."
Vancouver Sun article(PDF, 40k)
Deck(PDF, 178k) Six page report.
- In your view, how fair and reasonable has each of the following been in the way they have approached this dispute?
- Which negotiating party do you feel is most to blame for the labour dispute? Do you think it is mostly the fault of...?
- The civic workers union
- The Vancouver municipal government
- Both equally
- It is really no one's fault
- Don't know enough to say