Archive

Day: May 17, 2018

Elected officials show openness to resolving dispute at the Société de transport de Trois-Rivières

Société de transport de Trois-Rivières workers came out to City Council in large numbers on Tuesday to get answers to their questions. Union president Donald Simard and union representative Mario Fontaine questioned Luc Tremblay, the president of the STTR Board of…

Cornwall city workers take strike action

Picket lines have gone up and more than 230 Cornwall city workers have commenced strike action this morning after CUPE and the City of Cornwall failed to reach an agreement in contract negotiations. Paramedics, outside workers, and library workers are now on…

Natural champions of democracy | Canadian Union of Public Employees

Library workers from all over British Columbia are in Richmond this week to participate in the BC Library Association’s (BCLA) annual conference. This year’s conference theme is work and culture, which “urges an examination of the connections between work environments, institutional…

May 17 – International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

The IUF today joins with all those celebrating the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. Last year, the IUF held its first-ever conference of LBTI workers in connection with our world congress, which mandated the IUF to establish a…