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Doug O’Halloran, 66, Alberta union leader for more than 30 years, never shied from tough fights for his members

Doug O’Halloran, a pillar of the labour movement in Alberta and one of Canada’s last old-style union leaders, died peacefully yesterday. Mr. O’Halloran, who was 66, succumbed to cancer after a long illness. “It is fitting that he chose to leave us on Thanksgiving, a day for celebrating the two things he valued most: family […]