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OPSEU says Basic Income Pilot must not delay action on poverty

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“The only way a Basic Income can ever work in Ontario is if government realizes that it has to move money from the haves to the have-nots.” .” – Smokey Thomas, OPSEU President Visit NUPGE’s website for more information Original Post can be found at: http://nupge.ca/content/13319/opseu-says-basic-income-pilot-must-not-delay-action-poverty

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Workers at Associated Youth Services of Peel say ‘yes’ to OPSEU

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 “Social services are ground zero for Liberal cuts and privatization in this province, so it’s more necessary than ever that workers come together, because together, they really can fight and win.” – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas Visit NUPGE’s website for more information Original Post can be found at: http://nupge.ca/content/13315/workers-associated-youth-services-peel-say-%E2%80%98yes%E2%80%99-opseu

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Snow-Washing! Canada is the New Tax Haven

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“Why does anyone need an anonymous company, except to do something sketchy?” says Dennis Howlett, executive director of Canadians for Tax Fairness. Visit NUPGE’s website for more information Original Post can be found at: http://nupge.ca/content/13313/snow-washing-canada-new-tax-haven

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Keep Hospitals and Health Care Public: NSGEU

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“This government wasted $825,000 looking into privatizing our registries before realizing it was a bad idea. A previous Liberal government wasted millions privatizing our schools.” — NSGEU acting President Sandra Mullen Visit NUPGE’s website for more information Original Post can be found at: http://nupge.ca/content/13312/keep-hospitals-and-health-care-public-nsgeu

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Brewery workers take on Molson Coors; Show your support!

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“Striking workers at Molson Coors need to hear how much you support them in standing up to this global giant. They need to see who supports them even when we’re not on the picket line.” — Larry Brown, NUPGE President You can send your message of support to Component325@nupge.ca. Visit NUPGE’s website for more information Original […]

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Two Canadian billionaires have as much as the poorest 11 million Canadians

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“When the combined assets of the poorest 11 million Canadians the wealth of the two richest Canadian billionaires, it’s glaringly obvious income inequality is a problem in Canada” —  Larry Brown, NUPGE President Visit NUPGE’s website for more information Original Post can be found at: http://nupge.ca/content/13311/two-canadian-billionaires-have-much-poorest-11-million-canadians