February, 2020

HSAA: Alberta budget 2020 is death knell for public health care in Alberta

“Kenney and his current health minister can use weasel words like ‘publicly funded’ all they want, but Albertans ...

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BCGEU seniors’ care workers reach deal to improve working conditions

“This is a win for seniors as much as it is for workers.” — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President See ...

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New environment committee to hold first meeting

“As we face a climate emergency, this committee will play an integral role in advancing our union’s work ...

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Condolences for workers killed in shooting at Milwaukee brewery

The National Union and its Component, the Canadian Union of Brewery and General Workers (CUBGW), are extending condolences ...

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HSAA statement in support of Alberta’s Doctors

The lack of respect for health professionals is a problem. See more at: NUPGE’s website Visit our webpage ...

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Wildland Firefighters hold two-day meeting in Toronto

“We want to take this opportunity to commend these highly trained workers for their selfless bravery, and to ...

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Final arguments in Manitoba’s Bill 28 challenge wrap-up

“We are proud to stand up for the rights of working people, but we wish that this government ...

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Indigenous solidarity needed now more than ever

“I encourage meaningful nation-to-nation dialogue…Respect, not force is the key to resolution.” —  Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President See ...

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NUPGE calls on Minister Morneau to commit to pharmacare in Budget 2020

“Pharmacare is a priority for Canadians. This federal government must honour its promises and use the upcoming budget ...

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OFL celebrates Foodora couriers’ historic victory

The Ontario Federation of Labour celebrates the ruling of the Ontario Labour Relations Board (OLRB), which found that ...

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