Joint Meeting Materials

A Special Joint Meeting of Locals 1656 &1883 was held at Concordia Club on April 29th from 7:00 to 8:30 PM to discuss how to defend our rights to free collective bargaining and how the upcoming provincial election can affect our rights to retain our collective agreement, pensions and benefits.

Many members in attendance requested that the materials and videos from the meeting be posted here:

The Importance of Politics – Always, but especially today – Fred Hahn, CUPE Ontario President video

Lessons from Elsewhere; Can Hudak be trusted? – Video clips from We Are Wisconsin and OPSEU’s Made in the USA

The Attack on Working People and Unions

      – Hudak has not abandoned his attack on unions factsheet.

      – Workers’ Rights Campaign Overview.

      – Workers’ Rights Campaign Definitions.

OPSEU “No Free Ride” video

CLC Fairness Works video

CLC One-Minute Message winning video

OFL sheets: An important message for union members

OFL tent cards:Even if you’re sick of politics

OFL sheets: 5-step guide for union leaders

CUPE Stand Up for Fairness pledge cards

Rosanne video

All members are encouraged to review and share the information with co-workers, friends and neighbours