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When you get involved with CUPE it means learning new things about yourself, your union, and your community. One of the...

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So-called ‘economic stability dividend’ amounts to pennies a day

BURNABY—Today’s announcement by the BC Liberal provincial government that public sector workers, including many CUPE members, will receive a very...

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APRIL 29, 2016

No challenge too great for CUPE: Fleury, Davies

VICTORIA - Despite ongoing economic and political pressures, CUPE has been resilient and continues to thrive in B.C. and across...

APRIL 28, 2016

Protecting Canadians abroad must become a priority—Fahmy

VICTORIA - Canadians abroad need better protection from human rights violations, journalist and press freedom advocate Mohamed Fahmy told delegates...

APRIL 28, 2016

Hancock: ‘Let’s go and change the world!’

VICTORIA - In his first Convention address since serving as BC Division leader, CUPE National President Mark Hancock called on...