The winter 2007 edition of Organize magazine is now available. Contact your local to get your copy.
In this issue:
Women’s task force survey; CUPE members visit Colombia; Earth Day poster contest; Promoting literacy; CUPE Celebrates; National Human Rights conference; new video on disability rights.
- CUPE across Canada
B.C. government loves privateers; Improving legal aid in Saskatchewan; Ontario community living workers launch new campaign; Progressive candidates win big in Ontario municipal elections; Health care workers choose CUPE Quebec; New Brunswick school custodians regain right to strike.
- Cultural Revolution
What’s new in books and film.
- From the National Secretary-Treasurer
CUPE’s coming of age
- Canada’s universities: higher education or education for hire?
How privatization is hurting our campuses – and how CUPE members are pushing back.
By Catherine Louli
- Hospital worker gets to the heart of the union
Eilene Gan: hospital worker, union activist, literacy promoter.
By Anne Paquette
- N.S. labour coalition leads to historic pension win
A risky coalition led to huge pension gains for Nova Scotia hospital workers.
By John McCracken, Kevin Skerrett and Sandra Sorensen
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