AUGUST 3, 2010

Queer pride parade draws 600,000

VANCOUVER—CUPE members showed up in force on August 1 for this year’s Pride parade celebrating the strength and diversity of...

JULY 30, 2010

Trevor Davies elected new general vice-president of CUPE BC

KELOWNA—Trevor Davies has been elected general vice-president of the BC division of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, CUPE BC...

JULY 29, 2010

CUPE BC opposes Enbridge tanker plans to navigate off coast

BURNABY—Citing this week’s Enbridge oil spill that has threatened a Michigan river and the earlier disaster by British Petroleum that...

JULY 29, 2010

CUPE National president calls for end to human rights violations in Philippines

OTTAWA—CUPE National president Paul Moist has written to the president of the Republic of the Philippines calling for an end...

JULY 22, 2010

Fun on a bun

VANCOUVER – More than 300 members of CUPE 2950 were on hand at UBC today for a lunchtime local-building BBQ....

JULY 21, 2010

Community forum for trans people and allies to be held in Vancouver

VANCOUVER—The Vancouver Trans Forum (July 23-25) is a gathering of trans people and allies to educate each other and the...

JULY 16, 2010

CUPE BC urges Metro to adopt more recycling, waste reduction

Union submission opposes privatized incineration option for Lower MainlandVANCOUVER—CUPE BC’s submission to a Metro Vancouver consultation on the Draft Integrated...

JULY 14, 2010

CUPE supports Vancouver Island Music Festival

COURTENAY—Over 7,000 music lovers gathered in the beautiful Comox Valley this past weekend (July 11-12) to enjoy music from around...

JULY 13, 2010

Sechelt Library workers ratify first agreement

SECHELT – CUPE 391 members from Sechelt Public Library have ratified their first collective agreement and the Library Board also...