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December 24, 2015
​What began as concerns over Ontario’s correctional services system is heading to a crisis. On my recent visit to Northern Ontario, I had the oppor
December 21, 2015
 OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says his members in correcitonal services don't want to walk off the job, but they're prepared to do so if
December 16, 2015
Listen to OPSEU president Warren (Smokey) Thomas on CBC Radio One's Metro Morning with host Matt Galloway to discuss the merits of the LCBO selling
December 15, 2015
Warren (Smokey) Thomas didn’t mince words after touring the Thunder Bay District Jail, comparing it to what you’d find under an outhouse.
December 15, 2015
When he heard about the December 7 riot that tore apart the top floor of the Thunder Bay Jail, the head of the union representing its correctional
December 14, 2015
Weed with your whisky and wine? It’s still unclear when it will happen, Wynne said Monday at Queen’s Park, but when it does she believes the liquor
December 14, 2015
Growth of temporary work in government undermining public services, critics say.
December 8, 2015
Listen to Laura, a Probation and Parole officer speaking about the current crisis in Corrections.
December 8, 2015
In Question Period at Queen's Park today, Oshawa MPP and NDP Community Safety and Correctional Services Critic Jennifer French called on the Libera
December 8, 2015
If Warren ‘Smokey’ Thomas gets his way, recreational cannabis will be sold through the LCBO, and as president of the largest public service union i