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Telus Filtering Pro-Union Website
Days after half its employees walk...
by MacGyver 08:56AM Monday Jul 25 2005
As reported by the CBC and in our forums, western Canadian telco Telus has decided to block a pro-union website from all of its internet subscribers. Telus argues the website is displaying photographs of employees crossing picket-lines that could violate their privacy, and encouraging strikers to engage in disruptive practices such as jamming phone lines with needless calls. This blockade has not deterred Telus subscribers from using proxies to get around it, and one customer says he is cancelling his service as a result.

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