International Day of Persons With Disabilities

International Day of Persons With Disabilities

From CUPE National:  The theme for International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020 is “Not All Disabilities Are Visible.” CUPE recognizes the important message behind this theme. As workers and activists, we need to understand that not all disabilities are immediately noticeable – from mental...

Library Workers at Day of Climate Action

Library Workers at Day of Climate Action

Jinkie, a library worker, made the cover of Labour Action, along with her little activist leading the chants!  Jinkie was speaking at the Global Day of Climate Action organized by the #FridaysForFuture movement, to demand climate justice and a just, green recovery from COVID from all levels of...

Manna Wong Virtual Campaign Launch Party

Manna Wong Virtual Campaign Launch Party

Manna Wong Campaign Launch Party November 27 at 7:30 pm Join Manna Wong, local community members and supporters to officially kick off her campaign for City Council, Ward 22 Scarborough-Agincourt. Manna is running in this election to make sure the city invests in better public transit locally, to...

November 20 is Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 20 is Transgender Day of Remembrance

On November 20, we mourn those hurt or killed.  In the ongoing fight for trans rights, the Toronto Public Library Workers Union is proud to have recently negotiated ground-breaking language with provisions for a trans-affirming care leave in our collective agreement. From CUPE National: On...

Dreaming Bigger, Demanding Better

Dreaming Bigger, Demanding Better

Dreaming Bigger, Demanding Better You’re invited to join us on Thursday, November 26 at 7pm for our not to be missed online fundraising event. Our inspiring list of speakers include Director of International Diplomacy at the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group and former Toronto Mayor David Miller...

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@4948president: ‘Aren’t we essential?’: Front-line workers say they’re left out of Ontario’s vaccine rollout | The Star Library workers in Ontario are also not listed for priority access to vaccines. We are frontline workers too! @local4948 ⁦@CUPEOntario⁩ https://t.co/5RUe7ELJxL
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@FredHahnCUPE: Kind words - deeply appreciated - but I'm only one of so many passionate folks advocating a better way for us all during these challenging days - working together we can achieve anything @CUPEOntario https://t.co/4qRaVLCmAY
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@cupe932: Congratulations to CUPE Local 932 President for being acclaimed as the Chair of the Ontario Library Workers Committee during the ON Library Workers Caucus 2021. #cupe932 https://t.co/kNM2pS4ZD2
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@krushowy: BREAKING: All Toronto schools to close as of tomorrow, moving students to online learning #tdsb #tcdsb Story soon at https://t.co/SbiJ3RsKDn
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@CUPE905: Markham residents did you know your local library has the highest rate of layoffs in the GTHA? Markham residents are receiving far less. CUPE 905 calls for a safe return to library service across Markham. Sign the petition here: https://t.co/YpIBwgGlrK https://t.co/whDF0nzFYZ