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Opportunities for Jobs and Training, Filipino Workers Network Open house

  FILIPINO WORKERS NETWORK is having its first ever OPEN HOUSE Come and join us as we learn about OPPORTUNITIES for JOBS and TRAINING Network with your fellow workers and learn more from experienced experts and guests who will give information

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Premier Kathleen Wynne’s Response to Filipino Workers Network re Bill 148

Click here for: Premier Wynne Response                                               Click here for Filipino Workers Network letter          

Posted in Campaigns, News

USING BILL 148 TOOLS FOR ECONOMIC JUSTICE

USING BILL 148 TOOLS FOR ECONOMIC JUSTICE Statement from the Toronto & York Region Labour Council Sometime early in 2018, Bill 148 will become law. When it does, unions and workers will suddenly have a new set of tools to

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College workers STRIKE

Kung may anak kang nag-aaral sa kolehiyo, alam  mong wala silang pasok ng ilang linggo na. Bakit? Dahil may welga ang mga guro and manggagawa ng mga kolehiyo. Habang tayong mga magulang ay tuloy sa pagbabayad ng pataas at pataas ng tuition

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Bill 148 – Workplace Fairness, Jobs Act 2017

Patindi ng patindi and diskusyon tungkols sa Bill 148.  Kasalukuyan ang konsultasyon sa Legislativo ng Ontario. Kailangan nating ipaalam sa ating mga MP na kailangan ipasa ang  Bill 148 kasama ang mga rekomendasyon ng Make It Fair. Sumulat sa inyong mga

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Labour Matters

Community Benefits from Public Transit Expansion Metrolinx has adopted a Community Benefits Framework to ensure transit infrastructure investments provide benefits to communities, including employment, training, apprenticeship, local suppliers and social procurement opportunities. The Community Benefits Framework is in partnership with

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Thank You. Salamat Po

Thank you. You came from all corners of the Greater Toronto Area, from east to west, north to south. Some of you came even as far as London, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Markham, Pickering, and Ajax. You chose to come to

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BUDGET FOR ONTARIANS!

The Ontario provincial government “spends more on interest than on colleges and universities”, according to Mike Crawley of CBC News, “Taxpayers are shelling out $11.4 billion in interest on the debt this year. That’s more than the government is spending in either community and social services

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CUPE 79 – WORK 2 RULE

CUPE79 begin Work2Rule Come to City Hall this Thursday at noon to support CUPE Local 79! After months of fending off massive concessions, CUPE Local 79 members responsible for childcare, recreation and other indoor jobs at the City of Toronto

Posted in Events, Labour

Byelections in Scarborough 41

On January 25, 2016, a by-election is happening in Scarborough 41 of the Toronto District School Board. The trustee seat was left vacant due to the election of Shaun Chen as an MP of Scarborough North. Twenty (20) candidates are

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Bill 148 Successors Right

Bill 148 Before and After

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