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 […]
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
Great discussions for Labour Councils & CUPE Councils on the second 'Building Power in our Communities' webinar hosted by @OFLabour & @CUPEOntario bringing activists together under the #PowerOfMany & #CommunitiesNotCuts campaigns planning actions for #WorldDayForDecentWork Oct 7.
5167 is not know for our mathematicians but seriously @fordnation @cityofhamilton @mayorfr what are you doing as winter is fast approaching? People can't stabilize their life without housing and community services. #housingcrisis #communitiesnotcuts #careoverprofit
Today, I joined a rally with workers in #Stratford to demand that the Ford Conservatives #RestoreOurRights. Inspiring activism from across Ontario. #BuildingPowerInOurCommunities #PowerOfMany #CommunitiesNotCuts #OnLab
Great discussions and activist training last night for labour councils and CUPE councils on the 'Building Power in our Communities' webinar, the first in a colaboration series by @OFLabour and @CUPEOntario bringing the #PowerOfMany and #CommunitiesNotCuts campaigns together.
📣Chants and slogans for the rally
TODAY AT 4:30pm (until about 6:30pm!)
*Wear your masks and practice physical distancing.*
#childcareisessential #communitiesnotcuts #earlychildhoodeducation #mbpoli #mbed… https://t.co/xVTpydeaBb
Inspired and energized after a first training meeting with Labour Councils and CUPE Councils yesterday evening, bringing the #PowerOfMany and #CommunitiesNotCuts campaigns together in #Solidarity. #OnLab @CUPEOntario
Helping Hands and OW services are vital supports. Privitizing - Guess what? Been there and done that! IT DIDN'T WORK! Our 5167 Members are know how to support our community residents. It has never been about just getting a job! #shame #communitiesnotcuts
Please take 30 seconds to send a letter to Premier Ford demanding urgent actions that protect our most vulnerable loved ones, not just during a pandemic, but at all times. https://t.co/EhIpQZEQDf #CommunitiesNotCuts