The fall 2007 edition of Organize magazine is now available. Contact your local to get your copy.
In this issue:
Supreme Court win; Lockout at the Journal de Québec; Labour mobility agreement; Social services investment campaign; CUPE gets political.
- Working together
First National District Council meeting; National child care conference; National Women’s Task Force; FCM, CLA and the Western municipal conference; Commonwealth Study Conference.
- CUPE across Canada
Hot times in British Columbia; Ontario: Walking a tightrope of bargaining and lobbying; New Brunswick paramedics union; Battling a strike ban in Nova Scotia.
- Cultural Revolution
What’s new in books and film.
- From the National Secretary-Treasurer
“A penny for your thoughts”
- Communities mobilize against privatization
Coalition building has provided big wins in diverse sectors across Canada, including nursing homes, hospitals and municipal services.
By Karin Jordan
- Coordinated bargaining: Solidarity brings strength
How CUPE’s national strategic initiative is rolling out in British Columbia, Ontario and New Brunswick.
By Diane Kalen, Pat Daley and Danielle Savoie
- Medicare revisited
A look at what the “Father of Quebec Medicare” is doing now, and what progressive thinkers recommend for the future of Medicare.
By Alexandre Boulerice and Beth Smillie
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