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OPSEU in the News

March 18, 2019
On the same day as the Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care celebrates with its annual Shine the Light Gala, Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) officials and Waypoint employees were o
March 7, 2019
The head of Ontario’s largest public sector union is calling on Ontario Premier Doug Ford to tour area homeless shelters to get a first hand look at the growing need for increased provincial fundin
March 7, 2019
The head of a major Ontario union was in London on Wednesday, calling for provincial action on homelessness.
March 6, 2019
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey)Thomas is quoted in a
March 5, 2019
About 200 OPSEU Corrections members who work at the Toronto South Detention Centre refused non essential work on Monday, March 4, after a group of workers was attacked over the weekend, sending two
February 15, 2019
RadioLabour's Canada Report for February 15 to 21, 2019, reports on how the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) discovered the full diversity of its members by implementing a 'social map
February 11, 2019
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is quoted in a
February 8, 2019
The provincial finance minister did not receive a warm welcome during a snowy visit to the city.
February 4, 2019
The Toronto Sun published the following op-ed written by OPSEU President Warren (Sm
January 15, 2019
The Toronto Star published the following op-ed, written by OPSE
January 14, 2019
The head of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union says the provincial government is trying to prevent workers from unionizing at the Ontario Cannabis Store warehouse.
January 14, 2019
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas took the stage at a Friday rally in Windsor to support General Motors workers in the face of a planned Oshawa plant closure.
January 7, 2019
Colleges Ontario has come under fire from the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, which said more input was needed and claimed no faculty members were included.
January 4, 2019
The recent spike in thefts at various LCBO locations has Warren 'Smokey' Thomas — president of OPSEU — calling for the government to meet and implement further security measures at store loca