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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

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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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Join the Justice 4 Janitors rally on January 25

Join our brothers and sisters on Janaury 25, 2016 12 noon – 1 pm. Their struggle is our struggle. Agencies must comply with the labour laws. Companies who use agencies must ensure that these agencies comply with the law.

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Justice for Janitors

Toronto janitors take on property moguls Posted on November 11, 2015 in Justice for janitors, SEIU Mila Viernes a cleaner with 9 years of experience who was fired from a Dream REIT building because she wanted to join a union.

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Filipino Workers Network @ Lumad Prayer Service

Our sisters, Cecilia Austria and Rafunzel Korngut participated in the Mass for the Lumad Prayer Service and Community gathering at St. Dunstan’s Parish Church last Sunday, November 28, 2015 from 3:00-6:30 pm. The prayer service was con-celebrated by Rev Irene

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Bring the GANZ out: A leadership training for Filipino Workers

Ganz training is a popular training developed by Marshall Ganz, a successful organizer and now a senior lecturer in public policy at Harvard University. He teaches, researches, and writes on leadership, organization, and strategy in social movements, civic associations, and

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Jobs and Employment

Are you looking for a job? The following are job sites. It contains a listing of job ads. – contains a comprehensive list of job postings. – nonprofit job postings. – government job postings.   Do

Posted in Campaigns


FILIPINO WORKERS NETWORK DEPLORES USING RACISM TO WIN VOTES                                      Oct 13, 2015 In six days, October 19 federal election is upon us. The Filipino Workers Network (FWN) of the Toronto & York Region Labour Council expresses our deep concern over

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Changing Workplaces Review

Representatives of the Filipino Workers Network and Chinese Workers Network made a deputations at the Changing Workplaces Review on temp workers & non-union jobs on June 24, 2015. The Filipino Workers Network representatives deputation emphasized the importance of the Employment Standard

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Have fun with us at the September 7 Labour Day parade

We missed you at the Taste of Manila and Mabuhay Philippines. So, please do not miss our two important events in September. It is ours.  We encourage everyone to show up. It would be MORE FUN to be with you

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