Ottawa – August 23, 2013 – There is a scene in the satirical movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail featuring the so-called brave knight Sir Robin who said "When danger reared its ugly head, He bravely turned his tail and fled".
Toronto - August 23, 2013 - UFCW activists joined hundreds of other labour allies, friends, everyday Torontonians, and family members of the late Jack Layton for the unveiling of a statue which honours the memory of one of the most admired, loved and inspiring leaders in Canadian history. The former NDP Leader, an avid cyclist in life, is joyfully memorialized in a life-size bronze likeness of Brother Layton on the back seat of a bicycle-built-for-two; the front seat ready and waiting for friends, visitors, and admirers to take a ride in solidarity.
Toronto – August 26, 2013 – UFCW Canada's groundbreaking education and training program, webCampus, is proud to offer a free new certificate program beginning this fall. The 120-hour Media and Communications Specialist Certificate program trains students in multimedia, web design, and communication skills that can open doors to various roles in marketing and professional communications within the union, businesses, and non-profit organizations.