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Mar 3, 2014 06:10 PM Almost a month after workers in the City of White Rock voted 94 percent in favour of strike action if necessary, the union is discouraged by a lack of progress with the employer.
Mar 3, 2014 11:57 AM CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh is off to Ottawa this week to team up with a group of labour and community partners who’ll be lobbying MPs on recent cuts to Employment Insurance (EI).
Mar 3, 2014 10:54 AM CUPE NL President Wayne Lucas is off to Ottawa this week to team up with a group of labour and community partners who’ll be lobbying MPs on recent cuts to Employment Insurance (EI).
Feb 28, 2014 03:59 PM Any hope of quickly moving to the bargaining table to settle Bonfield’s seven-month old dispute between the town’s elected officials and its municipal employees faded yesterday when a series of labour hearings were scheduled to run well past the strike’s one year mark.
University’s proposals a blow to quality of instruction at Carleton – University administration skirting issues of quality in education, say Carleton teaching staff
Feb 25, 2014 11:57 AM The quality of students’ instruction was front and centre when teaching staff at Carleton University delivered a strong strike vote last week.
Feb 25, 2014 11:45 AM Refusing to surrender to the chaos in Bonfield, a determined group of township supporters travelled to Toronto last week to meet with the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Linda Jeffrey to call for her intervention.
Report exposes “discrimination” against frail, elderly patients Abandoned at home elderly have borne brunt of cuts to hospitals
Feb 25, 2014 10:51 AM The province’s near 20-year fixation with cuts to Ontario hospitals including the closure of 19,000 beds and decreased access to in hospital restorative convalescent care, is resulting in human tragedies on a grand scale, with many patients, foremost the elderly pushed out hospitals while acutely ill with little access to care at home, a report released today in Sudbury has found.
Ontario Labour Relations Board orders CESAR to end illegal lockout against CUPE 1281 on Ryerson campus
Feb 20, 2014 10:24 AM The Ontario Labour Relations Board (OLRB) has ordered the Continuing Education Students’ at Ryerson (CESAR) to end its illegal lockout of two full-time employees, members of Local 1281 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1281).
Feb 19, 2014 06:26 PM Talks have broken off between CUPE Skytrain workers and BC Rapid Transit Company. The two sides reached impasse today at the bargaining table after eight months of negotiations.
Feb 19, 2014 03:33 PM A key recommendation from the recent coroner’s inquest jury verdict in the tragic death of five-year old Jeffrey Baldwin in 2002 is that all of us (as a community) have a collective responsibility to protect at-risk children. 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 512 Next