Brandon Haynes Interview on CBC Toronto News: January 4th, 2022

Brandon Haynes Interview on CBC Toronto News: January 4th, 2022

January 4th, 2022 - Excerpt from Brandon Haynes' interview with CBC Toronto, reacting to TPL 's announcement that, due to staffing shortages, TPL will be temporarily closing 44 library branches. Chronic understaffing and precarious work has long been an issue at the Toronto Public Library....

Ice Cream Truck 2021

Ice Cream Truck 2021

The Local 4948 ice cream truck is on the road again! Click the image for places, dates and times.

Paid Sick Days Save Lives

Paid Sick Days Save Lives

From CUPE Ontario:  Please fill out this petition and share! On January 12, 2021, the Ontario government announced a second State of Emergency and instituted a stay-at-home policy. A growing chorus of advocates, experts, and workers responded by pointing out a glaring omission: the Ford...

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