Transgender Day of Remembrance

Nov 20, 2020 On November 20, we remember Two-Spirit and transgender people hurt and killed by transphobia and transmisogyny, in and outside the workplace. We renew our commitment to dismantling these and other systems of oppression that exploit and harm trans people: class, colonialism, white supremacy, ableism, patriarchy and homophobia. Trans people at the intersections of those systems face the highest rates of discrimination, harassment and violence.  To read more about how to make your workplace…

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55th Anniversary T-Shirts

55th Anniversary T-Shirts

As you may or may not be aware on April 22, 1965 our local signed our charter with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE). Over the last 55 years our local has grown while continuing to fight hard for your rights, benefits, equality and security. The year 2020 marks our 55th Anniversary being unionized with CUPE!  It is unfortunate…

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All-Candidates Forum on Post-Secondary Issues

A message from your Political Action Committee. Friends, In order to provide our members with an opportunity to make their decisions before the Provincial Election set for Saturday, October 24, the Political Action Committee, on behalf of the Local has partnered with the other on-campus unions and the undergraduate and graduate student societies to host an All-Candidates Forum on Post-secondary…

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