Watch video about Fairness Express bus tour in Atlantic Canada

Ontario college faculty reach tentative agreement

Sep 02 2014

"I want to congratulate college faculty on negotiating a tentative contract that helps to protect and enshrine quality education for students." — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President. 

President's Commentary: Unions have always been about fairness

Aug 29 2014

The Fairness Express is on the road on Labour Day to remind Canadians of the need for fairness.

Saskatchewan Health Regions planning to break the law, cut patient services

Aug 29 2014

Health regions signal that they will not follow spirit or letter of the Essential Services Legislation in a possible work stoppage. 

B.C. poll finds support for teachers still strong, especially among parents

Aug 28 2014

Poll finds British Columbians want the province to invest in students' education and their teachers.

NUPGE adds new program to membership program: CARCOST CANADA

Aug 28 2014

NUPGE members: Take advantage of this new program that will save you money!

NUPGE's 16th Leadership Development School charts the path to fairness

Aug 28 2014

“We designed the program for this year's school to give our leadership activists the skills and tools to engage Canadians in conversations about income inequality and the strong role unions play in addressing this major challenge." — NUPGE National Secretary-Treasurer Larry Brown.

Premiers need to act on tax havens and the CRA

Aug 27 2014

As Premiers meet in Charlottetown, PEI, Canadians for Tax Fairness remind them that they have a role in the oversight of the Canada Revenue Agency.

"Medicare trial" interveners call on B.C.government to protect patients and uphold public health care rules

Aug 26 2014

Plaintiffs apply to postpone constitutional challenge in order to seek resolution in face of mounting public pressure and looming trial.

Canadians expect federal government to lead on health care

Aug 25 2014

Strong majority opposes Harper healthcare funding regime – ready for Premiers to take a stand.

A world without fatal work accidents is possible

Aug 25 2014

World experts gather to discuss ways to keep workers safer on the job.

Ottawa residents asked to show that they care about Home Care

Aug 24 2014

Increased funding from the province not going to improve services or better wages for home care workers.

Peoples' Social Forum off to a great start!

Aug 22 2014

Impressive start to a weekend of bringing together diverse social movements.  The theme: Build Together—Win Together—The Future Is Ours!

C.D. Howe report undermines middle-income earners, craft brewers and small wineries: OPSEU

Aug 21 2014

Report recommending the privatization of beer and wine sales would not serve the best interests of the people of Ontario.

Community Living Renfrew County South chooses OPSEU

Aug 21 2014

Developmental services workers join OPSEU to gain a stronger voice for themselves and their clients.

An obvious need for a national public inquiry!

Aug 20 2014

Recent murders of young Aboriginal women further highlight the need for a National public inquiry.

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