Now It's Our Turn

Now It's Our Turn: A Strong Economy and a Fair Society

This Labour Day in 2012, NUPGE celebrates the legacy of those who came before us and we commit to continue the fight for fairness.

 

(2012-08-30)Read more

www.labourrights.ca is a valuable research and educational tool for those interested in promoting and protecting labour rights

(2011-10-31)Read more

The All Together Now! campaign continues to build a movement in support of quality public services and fighting for tax fairness.

(2011-10-27)Read more

NUPGE National President James Clancy participates in innovative international Robin Hood Tax campaign video launch and encourages you to join, too.

(2011-09-21)Read more

Manitoba provincial P.C. candidate Gord Steeves believes private corporations should take over auto insurance. The Manitoba Government and General Employees' Union (MGEU/NUPGE) has responded with a campaign explaining why public insurance is the smart choice for Manitoba families and communities.  

(2011-08-30)Read more

Ottawa is abandoning federal inspection of meat produced for local citizens in BC, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

(2011-08-22)Read more

Get the latest news and information about the All Together Now! campaign by downloading the most recent newsletter.

(2011-07-20)Read more

“Hopefully this report will gain some traction with the broader corporate community and we’ll have a real conversation as to how to rectify this imbalance, before it’s too late.” says James Clancy, NUPGE national president.

(2011-07-14)Read more

In the face of mounting threats to public services around the world, the Council of Global Unions is launching a campaign to defend and promote the value of public services.  

(2011-06-22)Read more

The concept of a tax "freedom" day has always been a corporate sham to undermine the value of the public sector and public services.

(2011-06-06)Read more

OPSEU plans to "decommission the Drummond Commission" by fighting for quality public services and tax fairness.

(2011-06-05)Read more

Get the latest news and information about the All Together Now! campaign by downloading the most recent newsletter.

(2011-05-24)Read more

The real question now is whether or not Canada Post is up to the job to be the innovator the country needs. There is a massive opportunity for CEO Deepak Chopra to make a transformative shift in our postal system. Now is the perfect time for Canada Post to open itself to the future, to invest and expand.

(2011-04-29)Read more

"I believe if Canadians are presented with clear choices in this election, they'll choose the Canada that you and I believe in." - James Clancy, President, NUPGE

(2011-04-26)Read more

“Not one person I’ve spoken to about this campaign has said these cutbacks haven’t hurt them personally or someone they are close to. I’ve always had fire in my belly to make a difference, but this campaign has increased it more.” - Tamara Weber, Champion 4 Change.

(2011-04-25)Read more

Whose Canada? That's the question we want Canadians to think about in this election. Is it Stephen Harpers? Or is it yours and mine? This is the third poster in our Whose Canada? series. It deals with the economy. Please share it with everyone you know. Download the PDF

(2011-04-21)Read more

Class, quiet please. Our word for today is “taxes.” It is not a dirty word, it is a good clean honest noun for a healthy civic function in the body politic.

(2011-04-17)Read more

Whose Canada? That's the question we want Canadians to think about in this election. Is it Stephen Harpers? Or is it yours and mine? This is the second poster in our Whose Canada? series. It deals with the issue of crime and how to make our communities safer. Please share it with everyone you know.

(2011-04-14)Read more

"We may be retired but we are huge in voter numbers so we are pleased to see how the efforts of NUPGE to reach out have been so successful. Grey power may not rule, but it sure does have an impact." Dave and Bonnie Scott, winners.

(2011-04-04)Read more

“How can the government identify Children’s Aid as a source of savings at a time when programs for abused and neglected children need a major infusion of cash just to keep afloat?” - Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU president.

(2011-03-29)Read more