Manny Lacson

LacsonYear: 2005
Location: Brooks
Manny Lacson appears in the ALHI documentary video about the Brooks organizing campaign here. He also appears in the documentary by Don Crisall about the 2005 Lakeside Packers strike here.
Index: Immigrating from Philippines to Canada in 1995; Trained as electronics technician – credentials not acknowledged so unable to work in that field; Worked at Lakeside Packers on kill floor; Injured on the job; Negotiations with Lakeside; Government intervention July 2005; Union accepts Direct Inquiry Board, Tyson Foods rejects; Lakeside dirty tactics – rumours immigration would harass strikers; Discrimination in plant; Dreams of a better Canada
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