News
SEPTEMBER 6, 2019

Kamloops school fire heartbreaking for community

KAMLOOPS — Parents, children, support staff and teachers are trying to come to terms with a fire that burned down...

News
SEPTEMBER 3, 2019

CUPE 4163 launches campaign on Victoria buses

VICTORIA – CUPE 4163 Component 3 is shining a light on the University of Victoria’s poor treatment of sessional lecturers...

News
SEPTEMBER 3, 2019

Solidarity builds community in the Tri-Cities

PORT COQUITLAM – Five CUPE locals hosted the fifth annual CUPE Gives Back family picnic in Port Coquitlam on Saturday....

News
AUGUST 29, 2019

CUPE 173 K-12 support workers reach tentative agreement

GOLD TRAIL — CUPE 173, K-12 support workers at School District 74 in the northern Fraser Canyon reached a tentative...

News
AUGUST 29, 2019

CUPE K-12 Local takes strike vote in Saanich

SAANICH — CUPE 441 members who work in K-12 have taken a strike vote in support of their bargaining committee....

Commentary
AUGUST 26, 2019

Labour Day—to know where we need to go, we must remember how we got here

While we all look forward to the Labour Day weekend, and think of it as the “final weekend of summer,”...

News
AUGUST 23, 2019

Hornby Island recycling workers join CUPE

COURTENAY – Workers at the Hornby Island Recycling Depot have become members of CUPE 556 when they voted to join...

News
AUGUST 15, 2019

Health care presidents anticipate growth in sector

NANAIMO—Growth in CUPE’s community health sector was a major topic of discussion at CUPE’s Health Care Presidents Council (HCPC) meeting...

News
AUGUST 1, 2019

UVic sessional lecturers and music instructors vote to strike

VICTORIA—With more than 90 per cent in favour, CUPE 4163 Component 3 members voted overwhelmingly to endorse job action at...