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CUPE Ontario
With 270,000 members, CUPE Ontario campaigns for legislative and political change to defend public services, communities, equity and workers rights.
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CUPE Ontario 13h
On Earth Day 2019, it is more important than ever to join with unions, communities, and governments to support strong efforts to address the devastating effects of human-caused climate change. ✊🏾🌎 Read more: ↩️
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CUPE Ontario Apr 18
News suggesting that 35 public health agencies will be reduced to 10 & rumours that 52 ambulance services will be reduced to 10 across the province shows the Ford government has no interest in thoughtful health policy and planning.
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CUPE Ontario Apr 18
Funding public education should be a priority! On Friday May 3 join the Rally for Public Education at MPP Parm Gill's office from 4 to 5pm at 400 Main St. Milton.
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CUPE Ontario Apr 18
Members of the Workers with Disabilities Committee participated in the Accessibility Townhall at Queen’s Park on April 10. Learn more at ↩️
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CUPE Ontario Apr 18
BIG challenges ahead for Ontario Library Service workers—members of CUPE Local 4705 in Sudbury and CUPE 3604 in Toronto and Region—due to a 50% budget cut by the Ford government to the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. 🚫✂️📖
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CUPE Ontario Apr 17
Sign the petition: I WANT TO TAKE ACTION TO STOP DOUG FORD'S HEALTH CARE AGENDA. ✍️ Tell Doug Ford: NO to cuts, mega-mergers, & privatization. // RT & JOIN THE RALLY.
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CUPE Ontario Apr 17
Doug Ford's cuts to overdose prevention are fueling THE WORST health emergency in a generation. SHAME. Read more: 👏
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CUPE Ontario Apr 17
Small hospitals across the province will lose services they now offer under Doug Ford's health care changes, , Chair of the Health Care Workers Coordinating Committee warns. 
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CUPE Ontario Apr 16
WEAR PURPLE on Wednesdays for "Education Worker Wednesday" in solidarity against the Ford government's education cuts.
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CUPE Ontario Apr 16
Next week, former CUPE Ontario President launches A Grander Vision—a stirring, heartfelt manifesto about what workers can achieve with civil society allies for the good of all. ✊ RSVP:
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CUPE Ontario Apr 15
Tomorrow we take to the streets to protest government inaction on the overdose crisis, which has now claimed the lives of over 10,000 people in 3 years. RSVP:
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Angella MacEwen Apr 12
Doug Ford slashes funding and services for the most vulnerable people in Ontario, and the media line is "shrug, not as bad as I thought it would be". Wait until your kid's EA is cut, or hallway medicine gets worse, not better. There are real, devastating cuts in this budget.
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CUPE Ontario Apr 12
Brutal cuts to the desperately inadequate social assistance system, combined with a complete failure to address Ontario’s housing crisis mean that Ford is ready to preside over a drastic increase in poverty in coming year. Read more:
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CUPE Ontario Apr 12
Empty promises and meaningless phrases in the Ford government’s budget announcement mask the true harm that will be done to Ontario’s students & system of public education, said , President of the .
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CUPE Ontario Apr 12
CUPE Ontario members and leaders greet Ontario finance minister Vic Fideli in Ajax for his post-budget speech to the Ontario Chamber of Commerce with a clear message: put people and public services first!
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CUPE Ontario Apr 12
Today, leaders from the municipal sector are meeting to talk about the government’s regional government review. We reiterate the importance of investing in our communities, rather than cutting services for Ontarians.
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CUPE Ontario Apr 11
President : "People understand that every job cut in the public sector is really a service loss in the community." Read our statement on the Ford government budget: ↩️
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CUPE Ontario Apr 11
The Ford Conservatives revealed the hollowness of their ‘for the people’ slogan today, with a budget making life harder by cutting jobs & public services & threatening the incomes of workers delivering front-line services, says .
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CUPE Ontario Apr 10
April 10 is the Day of Pink—the international day against bullying, discrimination, homophobia, transphobia, & transmisogyny. As a union, we recommit ourselves to the creation of welcoming workplaces & communities for everyone—no matter who they are or who they love. 🏳️‍🌈‍
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CUPE Ontario Apr 8
Did you know that women must work 15.5 months to make what a man does in 12? 🤦🏾‍♀️ Tomorrow is Equal Pay Day, where we will lobby the Ford government to take action to finally close this shameful gender pay gap. Click here to take part:
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