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August 16, 2018
Warren (Smokey) Thomas, President of OPSEU, sent the following open letter to Justin Antheunis, President of Local 58, International Alliance of Th
August 15, 2018
President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is praising OPSEU’s newest members for showing tenacity and commitment in their fight to join the union.
August 15, 2018
OPSEU Local 276 members working at the Owen Sound Family Health Organization as nurses, clerical, and custodial staff have been on strike since May
August 14, 2018
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says the union intends to make the privatization of cannabis sales a hot-button issue in the upcom
August 13, 2018
Hamilton – Members of OPSEU local 216 working at the Arrell Youth Centre have rejected a tentative deal reached late Saturday – sending a clear sig
August 13, 2018
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Premier Doug Ford is irresponsibly throwing caution to the wind with his move to privatize ca
August 13, 2018
“It is unfortunate that Public Health Ontario CEO, Peter Donnelly, stubbornly refuses to acknowledge the vital work of OPSEU members on the frontli
August 13, 2018
The President of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), Warren (Smokey) Thomas, is hailing correctional officers at Elgin-Middlesex De
August 12, 2018
Hamilton – A tentative deal has been reached to end a three-and-a-half month lockout at the Arrell Youth Centre, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Th
August 10, 2018
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has already warned that Ontario’s new