On Monday September 9, Peterborough councillors voted to defer the recommendation to close two municipally owned child care centres and two before-and-after school programs. Click Read More to watch a testimonial video.
CTV News – Union launches ‘aggressive’ campaign against the Ontario government
An Ontario union is launching an “aggressive, multi-year” campaign against the Progressive Conservative government, warning of the effects of future budget cuts on front-line services. Click Read More to read the full article on CTV News
Ontario school board workers could strike by end of September
The union representing the majority of workers in Ontario schools has triggered a move that would allow them to stage a work-to-rule or strike by the end of September. Click Read More to read the full article on the Ottawa Sun
Unions pushing for more rallies and scrapping Bill 124
Michael Hurley believes a rally in front of Vic Fedeli’s office today is the start of many that will be taking place in northern Ontario in the coming months. Click Read More to read the full article on BayToday.ca
Northern Ontario Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) will be rallying outside Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli’s constituency office Thursday at noon in an attempt to persuade the province to withdraw Bill 124. Click Read More to read the full article on the North Bay Nugget
Critiquing government cuts with a downtown Bowmanville party
CLARINGTON — Protesters dressed for a summer party and brought their red Solo cups to the sidewalk in downtown Bowmanville in a Community Tailgate for Public Services. Click Read More to read the full article on DurhamRegion.com
‘Tailgate for public services’ happening outside Durham MPP’s Bowmanville office
The Durham Region Labour Council will be holding a tongue-in-cheek demonstration outside of Durham MPP Lindsey Park’s office in Bowmanville. Labour council president Tiffany Balducci says they’re holding a tailgate party in support of public services because of recent decisions made by the Ford government. Click Read More to the full article on the Durham […]
Great discussions with Labour Councils & CUPE Councils on the 3rd 'Building Power in Our Communities' webinar we hosted with @CUPEOntario last night. Actions to support #1492LandBackLane & work to be done on Anti-Black & Anti-Indigenous racism. #PowerOfMany #CommunitiesNotCuts
Stop the cuts, start a movement! We need YOU to join us for action planning meetings to fight back against austerity in Manitoba! #MBpoli #CommunitiesNotCuts
Next meeting is tomorrow, Oct. 26. DM for details!
I’ll be @JillDunlop1’s office in @cityoforillia with my chalk! Who’s with me for an hour? I’ll bring the chalk, you bring the #CommunitiesNotCuts message, and we can grab a hot - or cold - drink as we #supportlocal afterward!
Join us at your MPPs office Oct 7, 4-5pm and write a message about your concerns.
Is it Childcare?Safe workplaces?Overcrowded schools?
Just write it down and snap a selfie. Post it on your Social Media feed with the hashtag #CommunitiesNotCuts