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June 28, 2018

“How can the employer ask its workers to take a $20,000 pay cut when it’s given its CEO a $20,000 pay hike?" — Len Mancini, OPSEU Local 216 bargaining committee Chair

June 12, 2018

 Kim Ciavarella, Banyan CEO, recently awarded herself a $20,000 raise. Then she told staff that, collectively, they would have to take home $20,000 less yearly. When employees cried foul, Ciavarella locked them out. They have now been without a contract since April 1, 2017.

November 7, 2016

Fires and equipment destroyed in latest incident at Burnaby Youth Custody Centre.

April 4, 2016

Warren (Smokey) Thomas said there was a big problem when senior managers lie to the minister.

September 2, 2015

“This decision to order mass arrest demonstrated a lack of understanding of the right to public protest." — John Hamilton, retired judge