CBTU-Canada Statement on the U.S Supreme Court decision Janus vs AFSCME

The Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) Canada Chapter views the recent United States Supreme Court decision to implement Right to Work legislation on public sector Unions as an attack on working families on both sides of the Canada/United States border. Unions representing government workers in 22 states, including Illinois, have just received this right-winged Read more about CBTU-Canada Statement on the U.S Supreme Court decision Janus vs AFSCME[…]

CBTU President Statement on the Janus v. AFSCME Decision

Supreme Court Rules Against Workers Statement by Rev. Terry Melvin President, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists Today, June 27, the Supreme Court of the United States decided to destroy workers’ voice and empower corporations with their ruling in the Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 case. They have sided with big business and made a decision Read more about CBTU President Statement on the Janus v. AFSCME Decision[…]

CBTU 47th International Convention

The CBTU 47th International Convention was held in Orlando, Florida from May 23 to 28, 2018. The Canadian delegation grew to a historic 50 participants this year; its largest delegation of all time heralded Canadian Chapter President Yolanda McClean on the convention floor. As has grown customary, the CBTU Canadian Chapter placed several resolutions on Read more about CBTU 47th International Convention[…]

Black Votes Matter

CBTU releases our “Organizing for Ontario” Provincial Election Plan in support of candidates who will unapologetically advocate for Black Trade Unionists and speak out on the issues impacting upon our community. We’re In It to Win It! https://www.blackvotesmatteron.com/framework

CBTU Canadian Chapter Feb 2018 Report to the Membership

Dear members, Without any further ado, PLEASE enjoy this finalized February 2018 edition of our Chapter’s Report. Special thanks go to all that worked on this report. We look forward to seeing you at this evening’s event, as well as at next week’s General Membership Meeting. The full report can also be downloaded in PDF Read more about CBTU Canadian Chapter Feb 2018 Report to the Membership[…]