CUPE shocked at Summer Street refusal to accept settlement negotiated with provincial government

Representatives of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 2330 say they are left with no choice, but to file for conciliation after learning on July 7 that Summer Street Industries, in New Glasgow, intends to ignore a settlement that was negotiated with the Nova Scotia provincial government. Summer Street, an organization that provides … Read more…

CUPE Nova Scotia to host Anti-Black Racism Panel Discussion

Virtual Anti-Black Racism Within Our Union panel discussion with Calvin Scott, Yolanda McClean, Donna McCarthy and El Jones

CUPE Nova Scotia is proud to be hosting a virtual discussion panel: Anti-Black Racism Within Our Union Join us on Wednesday, July 8 at 7 PM (AST) on Zoom! The discussion will be moderated by the very talented artist, educator and activist EI Jones. Panelists include: Calvin Scott, African NS student support worker Yolanda McClean, CUPE … Read more…

Join the campaign for fair wages for all LPNs!

Campaign details for CUPE LPNs

Yesterday, CUPE and four other unions launched a joint campaign to fight for equal wages for all LPNs across Nova Scotia. We’re proud to stand along NSGEU, NSNU, SEIU and Unifor in this important fight. Help us win the fight for equal wages! Here are five ways you can participate. 1. Attend the town hall for … Read more…