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October 15, 2018, by Simon Ouellette for CUPE NB

Fredericton – CUPE New Brunswick held a press conference on Oct. 15 to challenge the recommendations made by the Taskforce responsible for evaluating WorkSafeNB. “Like the NB Ombudsperson has said, the […]

Big pay equity win for rural postal workers

September 24, 2018, by Susan O'Donnell

More than 350 rural postal workers in New Brunswick are celebrating a legal decision in September that will give them a big pay raise and better benef ...

CUPW win for women’s rights moves closer to pay equity for rural postal workers

June 11, 2018, by Susan O'Donnell

After a long struggle between Canada Post and its largest union, an arbitration ruling will mean a pay raise for rural postal workers across the count ...

“Seeds of hope”: building union solidarity with progressive social movements

May 2, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

The Fredericton Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts celebrated May Day, the International Workers’ Day, by hosting a panel of activ ...

  • Mayworks Fredericton 2018
    April 30, 2018, by Mayworks Fredericton 2018 Organizing Committee

    Artists and workers invite all to celebrate the fourth annual Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts in Fredericton on traditional Wolastoq territory. This year’s festival, that runs from […]

  • Workers’ compensation, 1918: the beginnings
    April 23, 2018, by David Frank

    The debate had been going on for years. When workers take a job, they put themselves at the disposal of an employer in return for their pay. But workplaces can […]

  • NB labour unions explore political agenda for 2018 election
    November 26, 2017, by Susan O'Donnell

    Labour activists gathered for a two-day political education conference in November 2017 to share ideas and identify key strategic issues for action. Watch a short video introducing the story with […]