Commentary

Commentary is the blog of Paul Faoro, CUPE BC President

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OCTOBER 16, 2013

Prince George facing challenges and opportunities

Since my election as your president last April, I’ve been trying to spend as much time as I can out...

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SEPTEMBER 3, 2013

This Labour Day, let’s reflect on our accomplishments—and work even harder

Let’s face it, for most people in our society, the real meaning of Labour Day has faded over the years....

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JANUARY 23, 2013

Support for local businesses reaps benefits for everyone

What’s the best way of creating jobs and building a stronger economy in British Columbia?  Many economic development “experts” and...

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JANUARY 11, 2013

CUPE BC in Solidarity With Idle No More

CUPE BC is honoured to add our voice to the growing chorus of support for the grassroots Idle No More...

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NOVEMBER 6, 2012

Wave of ‘P3 promotion’ misses the point

Did we miss the proclamation of “P3 Week” in British Columbia? Earlier this week, the Sun ran three op-ed pieces...