Dec 1, 2021
Super excited to find out that there is another CUPE podcast in the ether. CUPE Cast from Ontario has three CUPE member anchors that speak on CUPE and many other things union. I really like the episode on the CLC. And of course my brief comments on CUPE National Convention.
Nov 26, 2021
It is highly unlikely I will be saying this speech given where
it sits on the order paper. Considering the motion to raise the
minimum strike pay was referred... I'm going to say this is the
only place your going to here this.
This isn't a popular motion, not even we wanted to realize this was a possible option. Given...
Nov 24, 2021
With only a few technical glitches and over 2000 in attendance virtually, yesterday will be the tone for tomorrow. The word of the day will be control. That can be a good thing in context.
I think we may see some bonkers debate, but for the most part convention is going off without a hitch. A BC President is...
Nov 9, 2021
Resolutions are a plenty. Will Bill 32 be spoken of? Probably not, but we should talk about it before convention.
Oct 19, 2021
Every time we have elections as civil servants most day to day activities are independent of who sits on council. That is what I thought when I started. Now I am starting to see those who are council are very important to the vision of the City. What they decide moves its way across the corporation. Today I am not...