Ontario university faculty and academic librarians give a failing grade to Ford’s election budget Toronto, April 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) has given the Ford government a failing grade for its election budget. After four...
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OFL urges action on the climate crisis saying, “Our province’s environmental survival hangs in the balance”
April 22, 2022 11:15 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, April 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At an “Earth to May Day” press conference, environmental activists, and union and Indigenous leaders joined to sound the ‘May Day’ alarm on Ford’s...
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REPEAT: MEDIA ADVISORY: Ontario Federation of Labour holds “Earth to May Day” press conference to address Ford’s attack on the environment
April 22, 2022 08:00 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, April 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Earth Day, environmental activists and Ontario Federation of Labour and First Nation leaders will hold a press conference in response to the Ford...
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MEDIA ADVISORY: Ontario Federation of Labour holds “Earth to May Day” press conference to address Ford’s attack on the environment
April 21, 2022 11:08 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, April 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Earth Day, environmental activists and Ontario Federation of Labour and First Nation leaders will hold a press conference in response to the Ford...
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MEDIA ADVISORY: Ford government plans unprecedented for-profit privatization of health care: Health Coalitions across the province hold summits to fight privatization and protect public health care services
March 28, 2022 09:00 ET | Ontario Health Coalition
TORONTO, March 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ford government is engaging in unprecedented health care privatization, says the Ontario Health Coalition. Recently, Health Minister Christine Elliott...
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Ford government plans unprecedented for-profit privatization of health care: Health Coalitions across the province hold summits to fight privatization and protect public health care services
March 21, 2022 09:00 ET | Ontario Health Coalition
TORONTO, March 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ford government is engaging in unprecedented health care privatization, says the Ontario Health Coalition. Recently, Health Minister Christine Elliott...
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Ontario government acts on UFCW union’s “staycation” suggestion
November 08, 2021 17:01 ET | UFCW Canada Local 102; UFCW Canada Local 333
TORONTO, Nov. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the measures in this week’s fall economic statement by the Ford Ontario government was the creation of a Staycation Tax Credit – a suggestion that...
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Human decency prevails with announcement of forthcoming legislation, but more action urgently needed, says UFCW Canada union
October 20, 2021 17:53 ET | UFCW Canada
TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Government of Ontario has announced its intention to introduce first of its kind legislation that will make it unlawful for businesses to restrict...
OCUFA alarmed by last-minute fall guidelines for postsecondary education that ignore science, compromise health and safety
September 01, 2021 11:50 ET | Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations
Toronto, Sept. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OCUFA’s faculty, academic librarians, and other academic professionals are looking forward to the start of the new academic year, but health and safety...
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OFL urges Ford Government to put the brakes on flawed Ontario Workforce Recovery Advisory Committee
July 05, 2021 11:04 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, July 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ontario’s labour movement is demanding that the Ford government put the brakes on its deeply flawed Ontario Workforce Recovery Advisory Committee. The...