News Releases

8 March 2024

DoorDash Canada Unveils New Made by Women Platform

The Made by Women platform will provide fifteen $10,000 grants to Women-Owned Restaurants […]
8 March 2024

“The opioid crisis in Belleville isn’t going away, so let’s fund services properly”: CUPE Local 1842 calls on governments to escalate the response

BELLEVILLE, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)–With a state of emergency declared in Belleville due to the […]
7 March 2024

Les travailleur·euse·s académiques de l’Université d’Ottawa votent massivement en faveur de la grève

OTTAWA, ON –(HEBDO-PRESSE)– Après 18 mois sans contrat, les travailleur·euse·s académiques de l’Université […]
7 March 2024

Academic workers at University of Ottawa vote resoundingly in favour of strike

OTTAWA, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– After 18 months without a contract, academic workers at the […]
6 March 2024

Poetic Justice Foundation’s New Exhibit at Burnaby Village Museum Sheds Light on Caste Discrimination in Canada

The OVERCASTE exhibit explores stories of activism and resilience in the Dalit community […]
6 March 2024

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association Celebrates Ag Safety Week: Safety is Our Heritage

Farmers and ranchers are encouraged to plan for #FarmSafetyEveryday WINNIPEG, MB –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– Canadian […]
6 March 2024

L’Association canadienne de sécurité agricole célèbre la Semaine de la sécurité agricole : La sécurité, un patrimoine à léguer

Les agriculteurs et les éleveurs sont encouragés à planifier la #Securitealafermetouslesjours  WINNIPEG, MB […]
1 March 2024

University of Toronto workers ready to strike Monday

TORONTO, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– More than 8,000 academic and support workers at the University […]
1 March 2024

Médias d’Info Canada se réjouit du renouvellement de l’Initiative de journalisme local

TORONTO, ON –(HEBDO-PRESSE)– Les éditeurs de presse du Canada ont salué aujourd’hui l’annonce […]
1 March 2024

News Media Canada Welcomes Renewal of the Local Journalism Initiative

TORONTO, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– Canada’s news publishers today welcomed news from the federal government […]
28 February 2024

Developmental service workers indicate they will not accept being stuck on shift with overwhelming strike vote

ESSEX, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– There was a moment last year when Ricki Tofflemire thought […]
27 February 2024

Two years into bargaining, Board of Directors puts Gilbert Centre workers and Barrie’s most vulnerable at risk

BARRIE, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– On any given day, 50 people take refuge from the […]
26 February 2024

Les travailleuses et les parents s’opposent à la fermeture d’une garderie francophone et ont gain de cause

TORONTO, ON –(HEBDO-PRESSE)– Quelques semaines à peine après qu’une garderie de Toronto ait […]
26 February 2024

Workers and parents push back against closure to keep Francophone child care centre open

TORONTO, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– Just weeks after a Toronto child care operator announced the […]
21 February 2024

“CUPE will not let striking workers be intimidated and criminalized”: CUPE challenges Black River-Matheson trespassing notice

MATHESON, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– Following last week’s trespassing notice against striking Black River-Matheson municipal […]
21 February 2024

Rallying at the Perley gates: health care staff demand better working and living conditions at residential care facility

 84 per cent of CUPE 870 workers say they are not staffed well […]
21 February 2024

Developmental service workers say enough is enough, delivering near unanimous strike vote

PEMBROKE, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– Morale is plummeting, and workers are being chased from Community […]
20 February 2024

BioTalent Canada and CASTL partner to support talent development in Canada’s biomanufacturing sector

OTTAWA, ON –(COMMUNITYWIRE)– The Canadian Alliance for Skills and Training in Life Sciences […]
20 February 2024

BioTalent Canada et CASTL établissent un partenariat pour soutenir le développement des talents dans le secteur canadien de la biofabrication

OTTAWA, ON –(HEBDO-PRESSE)– L’Alliance canadienne pour les compétences et la formation en sciences […]
17 February 2024

Workers Hit by Scabs in More Acts of Anti-Worker Violence on Northern Ontario Picket Line, Criminal Charges Needed as Bare Minimum

Doug Ford’s Conservative government must ban scabs if there’s any sincerity to his […]