News
FEBRUARY 11, 2010

O’Neill addresses hundreds on “local first”

COMOX—The school gymnasium at Highland Senior Secondary School was filled to the bleachers on Monday for CUPE BC president Barry...

Bargaining
FEBRUARY 11, 2010

Tentative agreement for health care workers

BURNABY—A tentative agreement covering more than 48,000 hospital and long-term care workers has been reached between the multi-union Facilities Bargaining...

News
FEBRUARY 9, 2010

Jargon-laden Throne Speech hints at mass privatization

BURNABY— This year’s Speech from the Throne leaves no doubt that the BC Liberal government has completely ignored all expert...

News
FEBRUARY 9, 2010

UVic rally for public services, free collective bargaining

VICTORIA—Whistles blew, sirens wailed and hundreds of leaflets were handed out at a rally at UVic on February 8. CUPE...

News
FEBRUARY 8, 2010

Penticton rallies for collective bargaining

PENTICTON – More than 50 boisterous union activists and supporters gathered outside Liberal MLA Bill Barisoff’s office Saturday to protest...

News
FEBRUARY 8, 2010

CLC president to address rally on bargaining rights

BURNABY—Canadian Labour Congress president Ken Georgetti will be among the guest speakers tomorrow (Wednesday) at a public rally focusing on...

News
FEBRUARY 5, 2010

O’Neill to address local economy at Comox event

COMOX—The president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, B.C. division, will provide the keynote address at Monday’s Professional Development...

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,...