Mar 31, 2020
Ontario health care workers aren’t receiving the personal protective equipment (PPE), training, and frank communication from the provincial government that they need to safely care for COVID-19 patients.Read More
Nov 26, 2019
Photos and more from OCHU’s week-long leader educational in Kingston, November 25-29, 2019.
Shown here: Susan Thornton from St. Joseph’s hospital in Hamilton talks about her experience as a leader in the 10 day illegal strike by CUPE hospital staff in 1981. Susan was convicted of contempt of court for refusing to obey a court order to send her members back to work.
Nov 6, 2019
On September 16, 2019, forty-six thousand defiant General Motors (GM) workers streamed out on strike. This eruption of long-festering worker anger and frustrations was directed not only at a corporation that had treated its workforce so shabbily, but also at the often-complicit role of their own union.Read More
The Ontario School Boards Bargaining Council and the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions/CUPE sign Solidarity Pact
May 9, 2019
Proud moment today! OSBCU, OCHU, CUPE Ontario, CUPE National leadership gathered today to solidify...Read More