CBTU Joint Webinar: “Defund the Police: What the Heck Does that Mean?”

You’ve heard the term “Defund the Police”, but what does it really mean? Is it calling for the abolishment of law enforcement? What is wrong with the current Police Services? Who do I call during an emergency? “Re-direct funding”…where would re-allocated funds go? If these questions have been on your mind in recent days/weeks/months, the Coalition Read more about CBTU Joint Webinar: “Defund the Police: What the Heck Does that Mean?”[…]

Celebrating African Liberation and Black History Month

For African Liberation and Black History Month we are joining the OFL to launch the third annual Legacies of Labour and Community Activism poster series. This year’s poster honours CBTU’s own Megan Whitfield, who left us way too soon. We love you sistren. Learn more about the poster series & take action at: https://ofl.ca/2021-legacy-series-megan-whitfield/

CBTU Canada Statement-The Passing of Fred Upshaw

  The Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU)–Canada Chapter sends its deepest condolences to the family and to all those affected by the passing of Fred Upshaw. Fred Upshaw was best known as the first African Canadian Trade Unionist to lead a major Canadian Union.  Fred Upshaw shattered the glass ceiling when he was elected National President of Read more about CBTU Canada Statement-The Passing of Fred Upshaw[…]

Sisters For Olivia Breakfast and Canvass

Dear members, please… Volunteer! The Sisters For Olivia Breakfast and Canvass will take place on Saturday Oct. 25th at the Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, 9:30am. If you wish to volunteer, contact Carrol Anne Sceviour. Additional information is on the flyer. Vote Olivia Chow for Mayor! This is a CBTU Ontario Canada Chapter co-sponsored Read more about Sisters For Olivia Breakfast and Canvass[…]

CBTU Chapter GMM June 9

Please note that the next Ontario Canada Chapter GMM will be held at the OFL Building, 15 Gervais Drive, Toronto, on Monday, June 9 at 6:30pm. The conference bridge info will be distributed closer to the date by email to anyone replying requiring the information. Thank you! https://www.facebook.com/events/650218435037707/

CBTU Chapter GMM

Coalition of Black Trade Unionists – Ontario Chapter General Membership Meeting Date:Monday March 10, 2014   Location: OFL, 15 Gervais Drive, 8th Floor, Toronto Time: 6:30 P.M.-8:00 P.M. Dial-In Coordinates for out-of-province CBTU members are available by contacting a board member by email or phone.