The 14.4 percent pay increase of the three-year agreement does not come close to restoring real wages after the 19 percent inflation over the past three years, much less provide for rising prices over the next three.
CFPE meeting called on educators to discuss the war at their workplaces, and organise resolutions, and other solidarity actions through the formation of independent rank-and-file committees.
OSBCU president Laura Walton elevated to head Ontario Federation of Labour after sabotaging 2022 education workers’ strike
Walton has been rewarded with her new six-figure position in the union bureaucracy after proving her anti-worker bonafides by selling out a strike by 55,000 education workers and scuttling a general strike movement which threatened to bring down the hated Ford government.
Amid the ongoing gutting and long-term running down of public education, the new right-wing coalition government is to re-establish previously discredited Charter schools as a step towards widespread privatization.
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The GDL rail union is looking for a deal it can sell as a success and that does not jeopardise the “profitability of the railways.”
Why Mack Trucks workers need to vote “no” and take this fight out of the hands of the UAW bureaucracy
The Mack Truck Workers Rank-and-File Committee is calling for a no vote by the largest possible margin on this garbage contract. But to decide what to do next, it is necessary to understand how we got into this situation.
US Postal Workers: Oppose the genocide in Gaza! For action to halt the shipment of weapons and equipment to Israel!
The fight against war is totally connected to the fight against exploitation and inequality at home. The same US government which says there is “no money” for decent wages and jobs at home is spending hundreds of billions of dollars for unpopular and criminal wars.
Although Fain claims that UAW members “are the highest authority in the union,” his deeds show the opposite.