Commentary
JUNE 23, 2017

BC Liberal “Throne Speech” a master class in hypocrisy—CUPE BC

BURNABY—Following the delivery of the Throne Speech yesterday by Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon, CUPE BC President Paul Faoro issued the...

News
JUNE 7, 2017

Memo to Pacific Blue Cross: Benefit cuts won’t fly

BURNABY—CUPE 1816 ramped up its job action on Wednesday, with 450 of its members taking to the street in a...

News
JUNE 7, 2017

Cumberland municipal workers ratify new contract

CUMBERLAND – Municipal workers in Cumberland, represented by CUPE 556, met Monday to ratify a new tentative agreement with the...

Commentary
JUNE 5, 2017

Faoro to Clark—Stop the games and let’s see the new government we voted for

Nearly a month has passed since the May 9 provincial election, and it’s past time for the Premier to stop...

News
MAY 23, 2017

CUPE 1091 awarded CALM best website redesign

DELTA—CUPE 1091, representing Delta School District support workers, won the award for Best Website Redesign Produced by Volunteers at the...

News
MAY 23, 2017

Kelowna jail guards vote in favour of strike action

KELOWNA – CUPE local 338 members who work at the Kelowna RCMP Detachment have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike...

Commentary
MAY 16, 2017

We voted for change—now what will it look like?

For once the pollsters were right—they all called for a close election finish, and that’s what the voters delivered. The...

News
MAY 15, 2017

Custodian survey: preliminary results show B.C. schools ‘in a mess’

BURNABY – Preliminary results from a survey of CUPE custodians throughout B.C. indicate that a startling number of janitors—55.4 per...