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There’s a huge rally in Toronto over Doug Ford’s cuts

Hundreds of rallyers hit the city streets today to protest a slew of budget cuts sanctioned by Doug Ford.

Protesters Are Marching A Giant Doug Ford Around Queen’s Park Right Now

After a nearly five-month-long hiatus, MPP’s will once again sit in Ontario’s legislative chamber at Queen’s Park.

Protesters welcome Doug Ford back to Queen’s Park

Ontario’s legislature is back in session and returning MPPs were greeted by protesters outside Queen’s Park.

MPPs returning to Queen’s Park greeted by protesters

CUPE and the Ontario Federation of Labour planned a massive “Day of Action” to bring attention to a number of different issues.

Hamilton Unity Fair

October 3rd, 2019 4-6PM   Uniting social services, community groups, and labour to build resilience against provincial and federal program cuts.

CUPE Ontario president speaks in Windsor, challenges cuts to public sector

The president of CUPE Ontario paid Windsor a visit Wednesday to unite union members against widespread provincial cuts to the public sector.

Stopping Child Care Closures in Peterborough

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

CP24.com – CUPE Ontario campaign calls for reversal of public cuts

Click Read More to watch Fred Hahn speaking about the Communities Not Cuts campaign on CP24

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

CUPE set to rally outside Fedeli’s office

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 […]

The Oshawa Express – Labour council protests on cuts target Durham MPP

Not even the supportive honking of horns could drown out the protesters gathered outside of Durham MPP Lindsey Park’s office. Click Read More to view the full article on The Oshawa Express

NIAGARA DISTRICT CUPE COUNCIL

NDCC says thank you to Barry Conway for supporting us in developing our Community Not Cuts banner. thank you to NDCC Youth Committee for bringing all the locals together on this project.

Lodges VP Sue Lavallee on the front line with @hamiltonlabour and other community members in the freezing cold today @SkellyHamilton's office to show #HamOnt is #Undestroyable! The @fordnation government is trying to cut our services! #communitiesnotcuts @CUPE_Media

We’re at Conservative MPP Peter Bethlenfalvy’s office with a coalition of community and labour activists standing up for our communities against cuts and with workers against Bill 124! #CommunitiesNotCuts

The fight against privatization of paramedic services is not over! Mergers & amalgamations is still very possible. Our communities cannot afford a private for-profit company operating EMS services. Join us on Friday Nov.15 at Christine Elliott's office! #CommunitiesnotCuts

The Health & Safety and Injured Workers Conference 2019 is on in Markham, Ontario with a great lineup of guest speakers and workshops on mental health, environmental racism, workplace hazards and more!

#HSIW2019 #CommunitiesNotCuts

Top story: @CUPEOntario: 'CUPE health care workers are rallying in Toronto to save the services that save us from the Ford Conservatives’ cuts, re-structuring, and privatization. // #SaveOurServices #CommunitiesNotCuts ' , see more https://t.co/5sSvZ547rR

CUPE health care workers are rallying in Toronto to save the services that save us from the Ford Conservatives’ cuts, re-structuring, and privatization. // #SaveOurServices #CommunitiesNotCuts

Alberta gets it, why don't you, Ontario? #communitiesnotcuts It’s an essential service’: No cuts to libraries in 2019 Alberta budget | CTV News https://t.co/PqI5PNoQf3

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