CUPE Local 3261, the University of Toronto Bookstore, has been on strike for seven weeks. They will be joined by three other striking CUPE Locals for the rally:
* CUPE Local 3798.1 Madison Avenue Housing and Support Services,
* CUPE Local 2563 Victoria Day Care and
* CUPE Local 2190 the Catholic Childrens Aid Society of Toronto.
Howard Hampton will deliver his remarks at 12:45 p.m.
(ASSIGNMENT/PHOTO EDITORS: Joint Solidarity Rally, Wednesday, July 26th, 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., Simcoe Hall, University of Toronto, Kings College Circle.)
Robert Lamoureux, CUPE Communications Representative
(416) 292-3999 (o)
(416) 727-9144 (cell)