Thank You and New Chapter Executive Board Introduction

Greetings members, Hope your week has gone well! Firstly, I want to say thank you for your commitment to the work of CBTU.   We have been doing really good work and we will continue to organize our political influence.  We still have work to do – and as Rosemary Brown says, “We must open the Read more about Thank You and New Chapter Executive Board Introduction[…]

Congratulations to our CBTU members on Elections!

The CBTU endorsed Marie Clarke Walker as a proud CBTU member and advocate for workers of colour. CBTU applauds Hassan Husseini, who was also endorsed by our Chapter, for having initiated a “Take Back The CLC” movement, which resulted in historic change following the election of Hassan Yussuff as the first racialized President of the Read more about Congratulations to our CBTU members on Elections![…]

CBTU Chapter GMM

Coalition of Black Trade Unionists – Ontario Chapter General Membership Meeting Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 Location: Public Service Alliance of Canada – Large Boardroom 90 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 608 (Just east of Yonge & Eglinton), Toronto Time: 6:30PM  Dial-In Coordinates for out-of-province CBTU members are available by contacting a board member by email or phone. Read more about CBTU Chapter GMM[…]

Where’s Our Obama Event a Great Success!

Over 50 people from a variety of communities and unions gathered together to have an inter generational discussion on race and racism within the Canadian political system. Many thanks to the co sponsors of the event: CBTU Ontario Men’s Committee along with PSAC Workers of Colour Caucus coordinated and hosted the event. Co sponsors were Read more about Where’s Our Obama Event a Great Success![…]

Where’s Our Obama – Black History Month Event

In celebration of Black History Month racialized community and labour organizations (Workers of Colour Caucus – OPSEU, Racially Visible Committee – PSAC, Latin American Trade Unionists Coalition – LATUC, Asian Canadian Labour Alliance – ACLC, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists – CBTA & the Ontario Federation of Labour) are co-sponsoring an event titled “Where is Read more about Where’s Our Obama – Black History Month Event[…]

Reminder: Next General Chapter Meeting September 10

The Chapter’s next General Membership Meeting will be on Monday September 10, 6pm, at the PSAC Office at 90 Eglinton Ave. East, Suite 608 (Just east of Yonge & Eglinton). There is Green P parking across the street and the office is easily accessible by subway. If you live outside of the GTA and need Read more about Reminder: Next General Chapter Meeting September 10[…]