Jobs, inequality, and the future of Ontario

February 5, 2014 Community and labour gathered in Windsor recently for the fourth in a series of town hall meetings on rising inequality. OPSEU Regional Vice-President Ron Elliot and others featured in this new ‘Rich and the Rest of Us” video. more...

January 7, 2014 Please join us for the next forum.
When: Monday, January 20, 2014
What: Supper followed by forum
Where: Caboto Club, 2175 Parent Ave, Windsor, ON
Doors: 5:30 p.m.
Supper: 6:00 p.m.
Forum: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. more...

December 2, 2013 Every effort – big or small – gets us closer to more equality, says OPSEU’s Eduardo (Eddy) Almeida in this new video. more....

October 21, 2013 They’re living the life and they have the numbers to prove it. A diverse crowd turned out Wednesday night for a community supper and public forum in Hamilton to address the issue of rising inequality and what to do about it. more...

October 8, 2013  A new report shows that nearly 10 per cent of Ontario employees earn the minimum wage and 40 per cent of these workers are 25 years of age and older more...

October 3, 2013  First it was Sudbury. Then came Kingston. And now, more folks from labour and community groups are kicking the fight against inequality up a notch – this time in Hamilton.   more...

June 13, 2013 Town hall folks asked what to do, and they got answers. Nearly 300 people gathered in Kingston for the latest forum on jobs, inequality, and the future of Ontario.  more..

June 10, 2013 Media Advisory - Leaders of several provincial unions have invited their members and community representatives to take part in a forum on jobs, inequality, and the future of Ontario. The June 10 forum in Kingston is similar to one held earlier this year in Sudbury.  more..

June 4, 2013 Labour and communities are grappling with growing inequality in Ontario, and a Kingston forum on the topic is another step to educate people about the problem and what to do about it. more..

February 7, 2013 There’s more money in Ontario than there’s ever been. And yet, there’s more inequality. That’s not right. That’s why OPSEU has joined with other unions and the community to do something about it.  more...

The Rich and The Rest of Us Forum: Sudbury: January 8th, 2013

Coverage of Forum: January 10, 2013  “Fund fairness, you’ll still be rich”, Thomas tells wealthy While the wealthy are getting wealthier, a worker in Sudbury whose wages aren’t even keeping up with inflation plays a game each month to decide how to pay her bills. Includes photos with Sudbury members  more...

Notice of Forum: January 4, 2013 Forum to step up fight against income inequality   more...



 

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