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Rally in Support of Whycocomagh Park Staff – Whycocomagh Fire Hall – Saturday, March 21, 11-1pm

You may have heard about the devastating cuts the provincial government has made to provincial park and visitor information centre staff with cuts to 58 seasonal positions across the province along with the closure of two Visitor Information Centres. They plan to replace staff with machines. NSGEU members and the public have been speaking up […]

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Bill 1 Rallies: Postponed for Mediation

As we prepare to begin the mediation process outlined under Bill 1, we have decided to postpone scheduled rallies over the coming nine days. We hope to reach an agreement with the assistance of the appointed mediator/arbitrator, James Dorsey, and do not want to jeopardize the mediation process through ongoing actions. We appreciate your ongoing […]

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Call to Action: Join the Rally on Monday, September 29th

On Monday, the Liberal government is planning to introduce legislation that will dictate union representation for all health care workers. This government has rejected a fair and reasonable proposal that was developed by all four unions. Instead, government will legislate all health care workers into bargaining units that will be represented by a union of […]

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Stories and messages of solidarity and opposition to Bill 37 from the picket line today, April 3, 2014

President Jessome addresses the crowd of NSGEU Local 97 nurses who are on a legal strike along with their supporters from the labour movement in Nova Scotia including CUPE, UNIFOR, NSNU, PSAC, IAMAW, CUPW and others. Canadian Labour Congress President, Ken Georgetti. Nova Scotia Federation of Labour President, Rick Clarke. Passage of Bill 37 was […]

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Rally at the Legislature TODAY at 1 p.m.!

Members of unions from across the province, NSGEU health care and community services workers, and Local 97 members are being asked to gather at the legislature at 1 p.m. today for a rally! They are speaking out against the oppressive legislation (Bill 37) that is slowly making its way through the legislature. This bill will […]

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Rally for Parity at Northwood Homecare Inc. – tomorrow, Wed. Feb. 18 from 1 – 1:30pm

MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release: Date: February 18, 2014 Rally at Northwood Homecare Inc. Halifax – Members of NSGEU Local 34, home support workers at Northwood will be holding a rally for parity outside Northwood Homecare Inc. head office in Burnside tomorrow, Wed. Feb. 19 at 1pm. Home support workers at Northwood will be legally […]

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