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FEBRUARY 15, 2013

Film Screening - A Long Journey Home: The Rainier Story - Highlights Need for Women’s Addiction Treatment in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

VANCOUVER - The Rio Theatre will screen the film A Long Journey Home: The Rainier Story, at 5PM on Monday,...

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FEBRUARY 14, 2013

Longtime CUPE activist Ken Davidson passes away

BURNABY—Longtime CUPE member and CUPE BC executive board member Ken Davidson passed away this morning at his home in Gibsons.“This...

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FEBRUARY 14, 2013

Social justice and environmental films set around the world—and across the street

VANCOUVER—Activate your mind at the 12th annual World Community Film Festival at Langara College, February 15-17.B.C’.s largest social justice film...

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FEBRUARY 12, 2013

CUPE locals, golf club members support locked out Quilchena workers

RICHMOND—Members of Richmond’s two civic CUPE locals and a UBC local joined an information picket today at the gates of...

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FEBRUARY 8, 2013

CSS unions return to bargaining table after two successful weeks of large-scale job action

After latest strike action impacting 3,900 members, employer invites CSSBA back to the tableAfter two successful weeks of large-scale job...

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FEBRUARY 8, 2013

CUPE ad highlights gov’t neglect of com soc services

BURNABY—A display ad running today in several Lower Mainland newspapers pokes fun at a provincial government website that advertises career...

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FEBRUARY 7, 2013

Community living strike draws headlines, support for workers

BURNABY—A series of job actions last week by community social services workers in the community living sector garnered positive media...

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FEBRUARY 6, 2013

Nearly 500 family service workers on strike

Nearly 500 family service workers on strike Proper government funding needed for programs that support vulnerable families. Picketing will occur...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 5, 2013

Adding injury to insult:

Locked out CUPE worker hit by manager’s carRICHMOND – Locked out CUPE 4964 greenskeeper Mike Chysyk decided at the last...