Ottawa – April 4, 2018 – The heated media coverage of NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh’s attendance at Sikh events has revealed that the Canadian media still isn’t sure about how to handle a non-white leader of a major political party.
Toronto – April 3, 2018 – Workers at the Scarborough Campus Students’ Union (SCSU) at the University of Toronto Scarborough are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 102 after unanimously voting to join the union.
Toronto – March 31, 2018 – UFCW Canada and our allies in the Canadian labour movement are celebrating a series of legislative victories for survivors of domestic violence in response to a union-led campaign seeking paid leave and other supports for victims of domestic and sexual abuse.
Toronto – March 29, 2018 – April 4 is recognized across Canada as Refugee Rights Day – a day that commemorates the historic April 4, 1985 ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada that refugee claimants are fully protected under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Richmond Hill, Ont. – March 28, 2018 – Over 250 security guards working at Condor, Primary Response, VP Protection, and ASP Security locations across Ontario are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 333 after recently voting to join the union.
Toronto – March 27, 2018 – UFCW Canada activists joined over 1,000 labour allies for a Unity Rally outside Toronto’s Royal York Fairmont Hotel on Monday, in support of UNITE HERE Local 75 members currently bargaining a new collective agreement. More than 900 UNITE HERE members work at the historic hotel.