Throne Speech job promises can’t hide dangerous changes in health care and sell-off of public assets, CUPE Ontario President says

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. TORONTO, Ont. – The job promises previewed in today’s Throne Speech are vague and fail to hide dangerous changes in how patients access health care, how funding is allocated to hospitals and…

McGuinty government’s plan to privatize hospital care failed in Britain, will fail in Ontario and hospital staff will fight it aggressively

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. TORONTO, ONT:  Ontarians should be alarmed that the Liberal government is planning a radical restructuring of health care “premised not on quality of care and best practices, but solely on which hospital…

International Women’s Day 2010

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. March 8 is an annual, internationally recognised day that acknowledges and honours the struggle of women in their fight for women’s rights, equality; it is also a celebration of women’s progress. In…

Can’t own the podium if we close the ski hills Toronto budget decision being made in secret, city workers’ union says

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. TORONTO – The City of Toronto is planning to rid itself of the city’s two publicly-owned and operated ski hills along with other recreation facilities and programs, according to the union representing…

Internation women’s Day March 6th, 2010

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Come out and join together to celebrate this important day. Click here for Information on Fighting for us All – Rally 11am – March 1pm – Fair 1:30pmOISE Auditorium, 252 Bloor Street…

Women in Canada – Reality Check

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Related Files Reality Check: Women in Canada and the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action Fifteen Years On (313.5 Kb) “Reality Check” Signatories List (38.4 Kb) Groups provide “reality check” on women’s equality (34.8 Kb)…

Stop Competitive Bidding in Homecare

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Ontario’s home care system, already damaged by the McGuinty government’s continuation of Mike Harris’ contracting out policy, may be only weeks away from further harm if the province lifts its ban on…