Empowering Our Community: Politicizing Our Struggles

When: February 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: United Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, 25 Cecil St, Toronto, ON M5T 1N1, Canada

Learn about the history of the Black Sleeping Car Porters, the double legacy of racism and sexism facing Black women in politics and the story of Viola Desmond and other brave anti-racist activists who refused…

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Fight Healthcare Cuts!

When: February 6, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Where: Hamilton General Hospital, 237 Barton St E, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada

Rally against the funding cuts that are choking our hospitals and long term care facilities. February 6, noon, Barton St. General Hospital, Hamilton. For bus and rally information contact [email protected] or call 416-599-0770

12th Annual Strawberry Ceremony for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, Trans and Two-Spirit People

When: February 14, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Toronto Police Headquarters, 40 College St, Toronto, ON M5G, Canada

The Strawberry Ceremony honours the lives of missing and murdered First Nations women, girls, trans and two-spirit people. Media and public attention to this issue has continued to grow since last year’s ceremony, but Indigenous…

OCHU / HCWCC Conference on Violence Against Staff in the Healthcare Sector

When: January 17, 2017 @ 9:00 am – January 19, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Where: Embassy Suites Niagara Falls, 6700 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, ON L2G, Canada

Sponsored by the Ontario Council of Hospital Unions/CUPE and the Healthcare Workers Coordinating Committee of CUPE Ontario Violence is a major problem for healthcare workers. Hear directly from workers about their experiences. Hear from focus…

Playing for a Fair Deal for CUPE 2049

When: January 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Pete Palangio Arena, 603 Wallace Rd, North Bay, ON P1A 0E6, Canada

Nipissing and Parry Sound CAS workers CUPE 2049 were locked-out by their employer 2 days before Christmas for defending high-quality child protection services. These brave members are currently being replaced by scab labour, and need…

ONDP Women’s Conference

When: February 25, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Where: OPSEU Hall, 31 Wellesley St E, Toronto, ON M4Y 1G7, Canada

ONDP Women’s Conference – February 25, 2017 All women and women-identified members of the Ontario NDP are invited to attend an important one day conference. Women run! Making change in electoral politics Saturday, February 25…