23 January 2023

“We do the same work – why aren’t we being paid the same”: Food service workers at Nipissing and Canadore College overwhelmingly vote in favour of a strike

NORTH BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Minimum wage food service workers at North Bay’s Nipissing […]
10 January 2023

A statement from Crystal Krauter-Maki, educational assistant and CUPE Local 4148 president, regarding the ransomware hack of Huron Superior Catholic District School Board

CORRECTION…by Canadian Union of Public Employees SAULT STE. MARIE, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Please replace […]
9 January 2023

Sault Ste Marie city workers vote to strike for a wage increase to address high cost of living, give city managers tools to retain and recruit staff

SAULT STE MARIE, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– The workers who dug Sault Ste Marie out […]
20 December 2022

Giving is the spirit of the season say Hamilton St. Joe’s hospital workers following $14,000 donation to community groups

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– For the fourth consecutive year, 2200 front-line hospital staff at […]
19 December 2022

CUPE Local 70 Gives Back

LETHBRIDGE, AB –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– CUPE Local 70 delivered $2400 worth of gift cards to […]
13 December 2022

CORRECTING AND REPLACING CUPE’s
City employees shocked by pre-Christmas lay-offs as Mississauga contracts out emergency dispatch services to private firm

CORRECTION…by Canadian Union of Public Employees MISSISSAUGA, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Please replace the release […]
13 December 2022

Merry Christmas: you’re fired
Calgary social services agency fires employee for refusing to work alone with high-risk clients

CALGARY, AB –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Trinity Place Foundation has fired a 33-year-old female employee after […]
9 December 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY: McMaster Teaching and Research Assistants continue strike: CUPE 3906

Event Information Begins: 5-9 December 2022 @ 7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.Location: Hamilton, […]
7 December 2022

“We need higher wages, not higher rents”: Striking teaching and research assistants block graduate residence construction

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Today, striking teaching and research assistants at McMaster University blocked […]
5 December 2022

Education workers vote to ratify first freely-negotiated collective agreement in a decade

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Ontario’s lowest-paid education workers have voted to ratify their next […]
5 December 2022

Les travailleurs et travailleuses de l’éducation ratifient la première convention collective négociée librement en dix ans

TORONTO (Ontario) –/HEBDO-PRESSE/– Les travailleurs et travailleuses de l’éducation les moins bien payé(e)s […]
2 December 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY: Ontario education workers to release ratification vote results

Event Information Begins: 5 December 2022 @ 10:00 A.M.Location: Toronto, ON TORONTO, ON […]
25 November 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY: Gathering to Show Faculty Member Solidarity with CUPE 3906 TAs and RAs in lieu

Event Information Begins: 25 November 2022 @ 12:00 NoonLocation: Hamilton, ON HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– McMaster […]
21 November 2022

“We’re on strike for good jobs and better pay”: CUPE teaching and researching assistants at McMaster head to the picket lines

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– About 2,800 teaching and research assistants at McMaster University are […]
20 November 2022

Le Comité de négociation du SCFP-CSCSO présentera un accord de principe aux travailleurs et travailleuses de l’éducation de première ligne sur lequel ils et elles voteront d’ici la fin de la semaine.

Le Comité de négociation central des 55 000 travailleurs et travailleuses de l’éducation de première ligne, membres du Conseil des syndicats des conseils scolaires de l'Ontario (CSCSO) du SCFP, a conclu un accord de principe avec le gouvernement provincial et le Conseil des associations de conseillers scolaires (CACS).