News
FEBRUARY 5, 2010

New resources to fight privatization

BURNABY—Activists across the province are gearing up to protect public services and working with communities to stop privatization of health...

News
FEBRUARY 3, 2010

Governments continue to shortchange Canadian women

BURNABY-Women in B.C. and across Canada have a lot of reasons to take to the streets on International Women’s Day,...

News
JANUARY 28, 2010

Protest to highlight Gov’t attack on labour rights

BURNABY—The Canadian Union of Public Employees is holding a public protest tomorrow (Friday) at BC Liberal MLA Harry Bloy’s office...

News
JANUARY 27, 2010

Bill 21 fight just beginning, labour leaders tell rally

BURNABY—With the sound system blaring songs like “Shout It Out Loud” and “We’re Not Going to Take It,” more than...

News
JANUARY 27, 2010

CoDev to hold ninth annual film fest this weekend

CUPE BC to host provincial premiere of “Tapped”, panel discussionVANCOUVER—“Communities in Resistance” is the inspirational theme of CoDevelopment Canada (CoDev)’s...

Bargaining
JANUARY 25, 2010

Third CUPE Local rejects Community Health tentative agreement

VANCOUVER — CUPE 15 members joined their CUPE health sector counterparts in turning down the tentative agreement with a resounding...

Bargaining
JANUARY 21, 2010

CUPE members soundly reject Community Health agreement

BURNABY — CUPE members voted overwhelmingly against a proposed agreement in the Community Health sector. The two-year deal features no...

News
JANUARY 21, 2010

Hearts out to Haiti

BURNABY —The CUPE BC executive board has unanimously passed a motion to send $15,000 to Oxfam Quebec to help Haiti....

News
JANUARY 20, 2010

B.C. Auditor General P3 review is timely

Canadian reports find problems with public-private partnershipsBURNABY—Evidence is mounting that Canadian taxpayers are being sold a bill of goods with...