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OPSEU in the News

June 13, 2018
The Owen Sound Sun Times reports that many people are supportive of the 30 members of OPSEU Local
June 4, 2018
OPSEU, which has proudly represented the support workers at Trent University for 25 years, held a celebratory barbeque and tree planting in honour of this important milestone.
May 24, 2018
Durham College has promised to take immediate action regarding their policy banning political activity of employees following receipt of a letter from OPSEU to Durham College President, Don Lovisa,
May 24, 2018
The Owen Sound Hub is reporting on the strike by the rougly 30 members of OPSEU Local 276 working
May 22, 2018
OPSEU calls on college to scrap policy restricting political activity "inside and outside the workplace."
May 22, 2018
Is Privatization an Election Issue in Mississauga? asks the news website Insauga.
May 14, 2018
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas and First Vice-President / Treasurer Eduardo (Eddy) Almeida say the fight to save Grey Gables isn't over, reports
May 11, 2018
OPSEU locals in Thunder Bay are in the news following their successful fundraising for a new Shelter House van. The van is essential to the Street Outreach Services in the community.
May 9, 2018
Durhamregion.com tells the story of Pickering resident, Albert Salmon, w
May 7, 2018
The Canadian Labour Institute is singing the praises of the We Own It campaign.
May 3, 2018
Monte Vieselmeyer, chair of the Ministry Employee Relations Committee (MERC) for Correctional Services, was a guest on
April 5, 2018
During a crowded town hall meeting in Kenora on April 4, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas told people that the We Own It campaign is making privatization an election issue.
March 29, 2018
CBC News is reporting on the Crisis in Corrections, echoing OPSEU's calls
March 29, 2018
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says the Ontario budget released on March 28 was a "missed opportunity" to invest in a better Ontario for all Ontarians.
March 29, 2018
People from Ottawa and surrounding communities crowded into the We Own It town hall on public services on March 28.