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 […]
Proud to be joining @fairwagesnow, unions and workers across the province in the Day of Action demanding 21 paid sick days for ALL workers! @Fordnation needs to act now to protect workers and our communities.
#PaidSickLeaveSavesLives #PowerOfMany #CommunitiesNotCuts
"Education is one of the engines of future prosperity, and at a time like this it shouldn’t be slowing. It should be growing....this is an opportunity for governments to invest in education" #ProtestPallister #CommunitiesNotCuts https://t.co/Igd6Y4vAdq
“It is the disease of not listening that I am troubled with [not COVID-19!]” (Wm. Shakespeare, adapted). Mr. Premier, a time to listen, S.V.P. Great article/Editorial!
https://t.co/CivIkDwKjp #wpgfp #mofa #caut #communitiesnotcuts
Mr. Premier, do the math! 4 (tax/fee cuts) - 4 (tax/fee cuts) = $103 million in revenue. Simple comme bonjour! No need to impose cuts on our post secondary institutions! Great article!
https://t.co/BAseKdhZmA #wpgfp #mofa #communitiesnotcuts #caut #acppu
Hey @BrianPallister We have you surrounded. It's time to GIVE UP & STOP THE CUTS! Misguided attacks on the public sector will compromise gov services, cause harm to families, & send MB into economic catastrophe. #ProtestPallister #NoAusterityMB #BadMoveBrian #communitiesnotcuts
The pandemic doesn’t stop workers from standing up to a misguided premier in Manitoba. Unifor activists and our allies will fight to protect Manitoba Hydro: https://t.co/VIiMSiQXHO #ProtestPallister #NoAusterityMB #BadMoveBrian #communitiesnotcuts #mbpoli