Aboriginal Council

The CUPE Ontario Aboriginal Council is firmly committed to promoting and defending the rights of all Aboriginal workers in our union and in our communities. The committee’s goal is to educate our membership about Aboriginal issues, increase participation of Aboriginal members, and combat discrimination. They do this through actively participating in their communities, provincial coalitions,…

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Idle No More

Idle No More is a grassroots movement. Like the civil rights movement of the 1960s and the highly visible First Nations movement of the 1970s, it is a struggle for rights and recognition that is led not by the rich and powerful, but by working-class people. There are many different ways our members can get…